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Meaning of MUMMICHOG

Pronunciation:  'mumi`châg

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  silver-and-black killifish of saltwater marshes along the United States Atlantic coast
 

MUMMICHOG is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: Fundulus heteroclitus
 
 See Also: Fundulus, genus Fundulus, killifish

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mum"mi*chog\, n. [Amer. Indian name.] (Zo["o]l.)
Any one of several species of small American cyprinodont
fishes of the genus {Fundulus}, and of allied genera; the
killifishes; -- called also {minnow}. [Written also
{mummychog}, {mummachog}.]

 

 

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