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silver perch

noun
1.
Also called mademoiselle. Ichthyology. a drum, Bairdiella chrysoura, of southern U.S. waters.
2.
any of various silvery, perchlike fishes, as the white perch.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20, Americanism
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  • Catfish, sheepshead, silver perch and grouper also live in estuaries.
  • The property also features a large dam where you can fish for silver perch.

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