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muskie

[ muhs-kee ]
/ ˈmʌs ki /
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noun
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Origin of muskie

First recorded in 1890–95; musk(ellunge) + -ie

Other definitions for muskie (2 of 2)

Muskie
[ muhs-kee ]
/ ˈmʌs ki /

noun
Edmund (Six·tus) [sik-stuhs], /ˈsɪk stəs/, 1914–96, U.S. politician: senator 1959–80; secretary of state 1980–81.
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British Dictionary definitions for muskie (1 of 2)

muskie
/ (ˈmʌskɪ) /

noun
Canadian an informal name for the muskellunge

British Dictionary definitions for muskie (2 of 2)

Muskie
/ (ˈmʌskɪ) /

noun
Edmund (Sixtus). 1914–96, US Democratic politician: Governor of Maine (1955–59): senator for Maine (1959–80): Secretary of State (1980–81)
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