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warmouth

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noun war·mouth \ˈwȯr-ˌmau̇th\

Definition of warmouth

  1. :  a large-mouthed freshwater sunfish (Lepomis gulosus) chiefly of the eastern United States —called also warmouth bass



Origin and Etymology of warmouth

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1883


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