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muskie

[muhs-kee]
noun
  1. muskellunge.
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Origin of muskie

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

Muskie

[muhs-kee]
noun
  1. Edmund (Six·tus) [sik-stuh s] /ˈsɪk stəs/, 1914–96, U.S. politician: senator 1959–80; secretary of state 1980–81.
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  • It was a muskie that furnished us with an introduction to those tricky scales which some unregenerate fishermen are said to use.

    Days in the Open

    Lathan A. Crandall


British Dictionary definitions for muskie

muskie

noun
  1. Canadian an informal name for the muskellunge
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Muskie

noun
  1. 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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