blacktail


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ruff \Ruff\, Ruffe \Ruffe\, n. [OE. ruffe.] (Zool.)
   A small freshwater European perch (Acerina vulgaris); --
   called also pope, blacktail, and stone perch, or
   striped perch.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Blacktail \Black"tail`\, n. [Black + tail.]
   1. (Zool.) A fish; the ruff or pope.
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   2. (Zool.) The black-tailed deer (Cervus Columbianus or
      Cariacus Columbianus) of California and Oregon; also,
      the mule deer of the Rocky Mountains. See Mule deer.
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