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(Animals) any of several large North American catfish living in muddy rivers, esp in the Mississippi valley
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a yellow and brown catfish, Pylodictis olivaris, common in the central U.S., having a flattened head and a projecting lower jaw. Also called mudcat.
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|Noun||1.||mudcat - flesh of scaleless food fish of the southern United States; often farmed|
freshwater fish - flesh of fish from fresh water used as food
|2.||mudcat - large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw|
siluriform fish, catfish - any of numerous mostly freshwater bottom-living fishes of Eurasia and North America with barbels like whiskers around the mouth
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