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troutperch

[ trout-purch ]
/ ˈtraʊtˌpɜrtʃ /
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noun, plural trout·perch·es, (especially collectively) trout·perch.
a North American freshwater fish, Percopsis omiscomaycas, exhibiting characteristics of both trouts and perches.
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Origin of troutperch

An Americanism dating back to 1810–20; trout + perch2
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