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pikeperch

[pahyk-purch] /ˈpaɪkˌpɜrtʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) pikeperch (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) pikeperches.
1.
any of several pikelike fishes of the perch family, especially the walleye, Stizostedion vitreum.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism; pike1 + perch2
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pikeperch

/ˈpaɪkˌpɜːtʃ/
noun (pl) -perch, -perches
1.
any of various pikelike freshwater teleost fishes of the genera Stizostedion (or Lucioperca), such as S. lucioperca of Europe: family Percidae (perches)
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