Polewig
Polewig Pole"wig, n. [Cf. {Polliwig}.] (Zo["o]l.) The European spotted goby ({Gobius minutus}); -- called also {pollybait}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Gobius minutus — Polewig Pole wig, n. [Cf. {Polliwig}.] (Zo[ o]l.) The European spotted goby ({Gobius minutus}); called also {pollybait}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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