croppie
Crappie Crap"pie (kr?p"p?), n. (Zo["o]l.) A kind of fresh-water bass of the genus {Pomoxys}, found in the rivers of the Southern United States and Mississippi valley. There are several species. [Written also {croppie}.] [1913 Webster]

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