Definition of bluegill in English:

bluegill

Line breaks: blue|gill
Pronunciation: /ˈbluːgɪl
 
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noun

  • An edible North American freshwater fish of the sunfish family, with a deep body and bluish cheeks and gill covers.
    • Lepomis macrochirus, family Centrarchidae
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    • Stock ponds and reservoirs with mosquito-eating fish such as green sunfish, bluegills, guppies or any surface-feeding minnow.
    • Like other sunfish, bluegill have very deep and highly compressed bodies.
    • It's safe to say that Burke Lake anglers have caught literally tons of bluegills, crappie, largemouth bass and other stocked gamefish since it opened.

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