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bluegill

[bloo-gil] /ˈbluˌgɪl/
noun
1.
a freshwater sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus, of the Mississippi River valley, used for food.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; blue + gill1
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bluegill

/ˈbluːˌɡɪl/
noun
1.
a common North American freshwater sunfish, Lepomis macrochirus: an important food and game fish
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