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mudcat

[muhd-kat] /ˈmʌdˌkæt/
noun
Also, mud cat.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20, Americanism; mud + cat1
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British Dictionary definitions for mud cat

mudcat

/ˈmʌdˌkæt/
noun
1.
any of several large North American catfish living in muddy rivers, esp in the Mississippi valley
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