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gudgeon

noun gud·geon \ ˈgə-jən \

Definition of gudgeon

1 :pivot 1, journal
2 :a socket for a rudder pintle

Origin and Etymology of gudgeon

Middle English gojoun, from Middle French goujon


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gudgeon

noun

Definition of gudgeon

:a small European freshwater fish (Gobio gobio) related to the carps and often used for food or bait

Origin and Etymology of gudgeon

Middle English gojune, from Anglo-French gojoun, from Latin gobion-, gobio, alteration of gobius — more at goby


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