: a small freshwater fish (Percopsis omiscomaycus of the family Percopsidae) chiefly of northern North America having a scaleless head and large eyes

Word History

First Known Use

1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of trout-perch was in 1883

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“Trout-perch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trout-perch. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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