Definitions starting with P

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(Eleu., Mayag.); pincher (Black) [cf. DJE pincher idem; OED pilcher pilchard obs. → 1796] n. a small fish, Harengula sp., used for bait: Pincher is the little baby ones they do the fishning with (Nassau).

Tags: animal, fish, noun

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Last update: 2010-11-19 04:49
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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