Origin of yellow perch
Definition for yellow perch (2 of 2)
noun, plural (especially collectively) perch, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) perch·es.
Origin of perch2
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The only genera of importance as game-fishes are Stizostedion, the pike-perches, and Perca, the yellow-perch.
The yellow-perch has been introduced into some waters west of the Rockies.
I found that fishing through the ice for pike and yellow-perch was a favorite sport.