hog sucker

noun

Definition of hog sucker

: a North American sucker (Hypentelium nigricans) that is brassy olive marked with brown and is sometimes used for food

First Known Use of hog sucker

1877, in the meaning defined above

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“Hog sucker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hog%20sucker. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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