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muskie

[muhs-kee] /ˈmʌs ki/
noun
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; musk(ellunge) + -ie

Muskie

[muhs-kee] /ˈmʌs ki/
noun
1.
Edmund (Sixtus) [sik-stuh s] /ˈsɪk stəs/ (Show IPA), 1914–96, U.S. politician: senator 1959–80; secretary of state 1980–81.
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Examples from the web for muskie
  • muskie are not scattered at random in a lake, and only the best habitats will contain the fish.
  • In fact, poor habitat probably contains no muskie at all.
  • muskie can be caught with large buck tail spinners and crank baits by casting in late fall to early spring.
  • As the muskie grow, they are placed into deeper linear tanks.
  • muskie fishing is a popular and challenging sport on this lake.
British Dictionary definitions for muskie

muskie

/ˈmʌskɪ/
noun
1.
(Canadian) an informal name for the muskellunge

Muskie

/ˈmʌskɪ/
noun
1.
Edmund (Sixtus). 1914–96, US Democratic politician: Governor of Maine (1955–59): senator for Maine (1959–80): Secretary of State (1980–81)
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