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sac-a-lait

[sak-uh-ley, sak-uh-ley] /ˈsæk əˌleɪ, ˌsæk əˈleɪ/
noun
1.
the white crappie.
See under crappie.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; < Louisiana French < Choctaw sakli trout (taken as sac sack1 + à for + lait milk)
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