Pondfish

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pondfish (Zoöl) Any one of numerous species of American fresh-water fishes belonging to the family Centrarchidæ; -- called also pond perch, and sunfish.☞ The common pondfish of New England (Lepomis gibbosus) is called also bream pumpkin seed, and sunny. See Sunfish. The long-eared pondfish (Lepomis auritus) of the Eastern United States is distinguished by its very long opercular flap.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pondfish One of various fishes found in ponds . The pond-carp.
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