fallfish

noun
fall·fish | \ ˈfȯl-ˌfish \

Definition of fallfish 

: a common silvery cyprinid fish (Semotilus corporalis) of the streams of northeastern North America

First Known Use of fallfish

circa 1811, in the meaning defined above

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