from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of cyprinoid fishes found in fresh waters in the western United States.


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  • Yet when she took the dental x-rays to her orthodon - tist, he was "90 percent sure" that only one of the teeth could be Michael's.

    Nelson, David L. 1990

  • When the savants applauded this unequivocal proof of his orthodon Palafox sought to quench any flicker of doubt about his doctrinal purity by reconfirming the Salamancan dogma:

    Mexico Michener, James 1992


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