miller's dog
Tope Tope, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A small shark or dogfish ({Galeorhinus galeus} syn. {Galeus galeus}), native of Europe, but found also on the coasts of California and Tasmania; -- called also {toper}, {oil shark}, {miller's dog}, and {penny dog}. [1913 Webster]

2. (Zo["o]l.) The wren. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]


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