stone roller

noun

Definition of stone roller

2 : a common cyprinid fish (Campostoma anomalum) found especially in clear streams of the central U.S.

First Known Use of stone roller

1878, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Stone roller.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stone%20roller. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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