white mullet


Definition of white mullet

1 : a silvery mullet (Mugil curema) of the Atlantic and Pacific coasts
2 : any of several silvery suckers of the genus Moxostoma (family Catostomidae) especially : a fish (M. papillosum) of the coastal streams from the Dismal swamp southward

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“White mullet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20mullet. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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