goldeye

[gohld-ahy]
noun, plural goldeyes (especially collectively) goldeye.
a silvery, herringlike game fish, Hiodon alosoides, found in the fresh waters of central North America.

Origin:
gold + eye

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goldeye (ˈɡəʊldˌaɪ)
 
n , pl -eyes, -eye
a North American clupeoid fish, Hiodon alosoides, with yellowish eyes, silvery sides, and a dark blue back: family Hiodontidae (mooneyes)

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Good baits for blue catfish include cut shad, skipjack herring, goldeye and live sunfish or goldfish.
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