longjaw

noun
variants: or longjaws

Definition of longjaw

1a : a cisco (Coregonus alpenae synonym Leucichthys alpenae) of Lake Huron and Lake Erie now considered to be extinct
b : any of various other ciscoes of the Great Lakes

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“Longjaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/longjaw. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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