dog snapper

noun

Definition of dog snapper

: a brightly marked silvery or coppery snapper (Lutjanus jocu) common in the West Indies and on the Florida coast

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First Known Use of dog snapper

1775, in the meaning defined above

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“Dog snapper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dog%20snapper. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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