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zander

[ zan-der ]
/ ˈzæn dər /
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noun, plural zan·ders, (especially collectively) zan·der.

a freshwater pikeperch, Stizostedion (Lucioperca) lucioperca, of central Europe, valued as a food fish.

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Origin of zander

First recorded in 1850–55; from German, from Low German Sander, Sandart, Zanat, Sanat, of uncertain origin (Polish sandacz is probably from Low German )

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zander
/ (ˈzændə) /

noun plural zander or zanders

a freshwater teleost pikeperch of Europe, Stizostedion lucioperca, valued as a food fish
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