horned pout

noun

Definition of horned pout

: a bullhead (genus Ameiurus) especially : a common mottled olive to brown bullhead (A. nebulosus synonym Ictalurus nebulosus) of eastern North America that has been introduced into western streams

First Known Use of horned pout

1837, in the meaning defined above

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“Horned pout.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horned%20pout. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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