northern pikeminnow


Definition of northern pikeminnow

: a dull green or greenish-brown pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus oregonensis) of lakes and slow-moving rivers of the northwestern U.S. and British Columbia

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First Known Use of northern pikeminnow

1998, in the meaning defined above

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“Northern pikeminnow.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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