plural -s
: freshwater drum
used chiefly in Louisiana

Word History


Louisiana French casburgot, casseburgau, from French dialect casse-burgot, a kind of fish, from casser to break + burgau, a kind of shellfish

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“Gaspergou.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2023.

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