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horned pout

noun
1.
a bullhead, especially the brown bullhead.
Also called hornpout.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40
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horned pout

noun
1.
a North American catfish, Ameiurus (or Ictalurus) nebulosus, with a sharp spine on the dorsal and pectoral fins and eight long barbels around the mouth: family Ameiuridae Also called brown bullhead
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