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maskalonge

[mas-kuh-lonj] /ˈmæs kəˌlɒndʒ/
noun, plural maskalonges (especially collectively) maskalonge.
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maskanonge

/ˈmæskəˌnɒndʒ/
noun (pl) -nonges, -nonge, -longes, -longe
1.
variants of muskellunge

muskellunge

/ˈmʌskəˌlʌndʒ/
noun (pl) -lunges, -longes, -nonges, -lunge, -longe, -nonge
1.
a large North American freshwater game fish, Esox masquinongy: family Esocidae (pikes, etc) Often (informal) shortened to musky, muskie
Word Origin
C18: maskinunga, of Algonquian origin; compare Ojibwa mashkinonge big pike
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