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mudsucker

[ muhd-suhk-er ]
/ ˈmʌdˌsʌk ər /
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noun

a goby, Gillichthys mirabilis, of California, used as bait.

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Origin of mudsucker

First recorded in 1680–90; mud + sucker
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