hog molly

noun
hog mol·​ly | \ -ˌmälē \

Definition of hog molly

1 or hog mullet : hog sucker
2 : log perch

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First Known Use of hog molly

1877, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Hog molly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hog%20molly. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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