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mudcat

or mud cat

[ muhd-kat ]
/ ˈmʌdˌkæt /
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noun
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Origin of mudcat

1810–20, Americanism;mud + cat
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British Dictionary definitions for mudcat

mudcat
/ (ˈmʌdˌkæt) /

noun
any of several large North American catfish living in muddy rivers, esp in the Mississippi valley
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