pickerel definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several small us freshwater game and meals fishes of genus Esox, particularly E. reticulatus, associated with eastern and southern United States.
    • some of numerous fishes, like the walleye, comparable or associated with the pickerel.
    • Chiefly British a new pike.
    • A freshwater fish of this genus Esox.
    • a or little pike.
    • Any one of several types of freshwater fishes for the genus Esox, esp. the smaller types.
    • The glasseye, or wall-eyed pike. See Wall-eye.
    • 1. A small or youthful pike, Esox lucius.
    • a type of pike: so called in the usa.
    • A pike-perch or sauger: a commercial title of this dressed seafood. See Stizostedion.
    • A small wading bird, as a stint, a purre, or a dunlin.
    • skin of younger or little pike
    • any of several North American species of small pike

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