pumpkinseed

noun pump·kin·seed \ -ˌsēd \

Definition of pumpkinseed

:a brightly colored freshwater sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) with a reddish spot on the operculum

First Known Use of pumpkinseed

1814


Medical Dictionary

pumpkin seed

noun

medical Definition of pumpkin seed

:pepo

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