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pump·kin·seed(pŭmp′kĭn-sēd′, pŭm′-, pŭng′-)
1. The seed of a pumpkin.
2. A North American sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) having a rounded, mostly orange body with a bright red spot on each gill cover.
1. (Cookery) the seed of the pumpkin
2. (Animals) a common North American freshwater sunfish, Lepomis gibbosus, with brightly coloured markings: family Centrarchidae
pump•kin•seed(ˈpʌmp kɪnˌsid or, commonly, ˈpʌŋ kɪn-)
1. a seed of a pumpkin.
2. a freshwater sunfish, Lepomis gibbosus, of E North America.
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|Noun||1.||pumpkinseed - small brilliantly colored North American sunfish|
centrarchid, sunfish - small carnivorous freshwater percoid fishes of North America usually having a laterally compressed body and metallic luster: crappies; black bass; bluegills; pumpkinseed