zander

noun
zan·​der | \ ˈzan-dər How to pronounce zander (audio) , ˈtsän- How to pronounce zander (audio) \
plural zander or zanders

Definition of zander

: a pike perch (Stizostedion lucioperca) of central Europe related to the walleye

First Known Use of zander

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for zander

German

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“Zander.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/zander. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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