mudpuppy

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noun mud·pup·py \ˈməd-ˌpə-pē\
variants: or less commonly

mud puppy

Definition of mudpuppy

  1. :  a large North American salamander (Necturus maculosus) that has external gills and is gray to rusty brown usually with bluish-black spots

Illustration of mudpuppy

1877

First Known Use of mudpuppy

1877


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