walleyed pike

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Related to walleyed pike: Stizostedion vitreum, Walleye pike


(ˈwɔl aɪ)

n., pl. -eyes, (esp. collectively for 1,2 ) -eye.
1. Also called walleyed pike. a large game fish, Stizostedion vitreum, of lakes and rivers in NE North America, having large eyes.
[1515–25; back formation from walleyed]
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Noun1.walleyed pike - pike-like freshwater percheswalleyed pike - pike-like freshwater perches  
pike perch, pike-perch - any of several pike-like fishes of the perch family
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There are no Canadian geese, no seagulls (except Jonathan Livingston), there is no such thing as a walleyed pike, those nasty little squabbling birds that invade bluebird nest boxes are not sparrows, nobody on a police or forensics drama has ever really had a theory, and--you get the point.
Campers of all sizes, shapes, and abilities find self-confidence and skill mastery when they feel the expectant tug on their line and reel in their big catch, whether a powerful walleyed pike or small sunfish.
The unlikely concoctions served at his Heaven City restaurant range from braised pork with an Oriental marinade to a Midwestern version of paella made with bratwurst, grilled walleyed pike, pearl onions and corn, among other ingredients.