what is difference between burbot and eelpout
Borrowed from French barbote, from Latin barba (“a beard”). Displaced native eelpout.
- IPA(key): /ˈbɜ(ɹ).bət/
burbot (plural burbots)
- A freshwater fish, taxonomic name Lota lota, which is similar to the ling and the cusk and spawns in the winter.
From Old English ǣlepūte, equivalent to eel + pout.
eelpout (plural eelpouts)
- Any fish of the family Zoarcidae.
- (obsolete) A yellow flower of uncertain type, possibly the eel-ware, Ranunculus fluitans.
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- peel out, peelout
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