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sea puss

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noun \-ˌpu̇s\

Definition of sea puss

  1. :  a swirling or along shore undertow



Origin of sea puss

alteration of dialect seapoose tidal stream, from Unquachog (Algonquian language of Long Island, New York) seépus river


First Known Use: 1842

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