Paddlecock

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Paddlecock (Zoöl) The lumpfish.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n paddlecock The common lump-fish, Cyclopterus lumpus: so called in allusion to its dorsal ridge enveloped in tubercular skin, which resembles the comb of the domestic cock. See cut under Cyclopterus.
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