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troutperch

[trout-purch] /ˈtraʊtˌpɜrtʃ/
noun, plural troutperches (especially collectively) troutperch.
1.
a North American freshwater fish, Percopsis omiscomaycas, exhibiting characteristics of both trouts and perches.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20, Americanism; trout + perch2
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