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 for horned pout
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Horned \Horned\, a.
     Furnished with a horn or horns; furnished with a hornlike
     process or appendage; as, horned cattle; having some part
     shaped like a horn.
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           The horned moon with one bright star
           Within the nether tip.                   --Coleridge.
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     Horned+bee+(Zool.),+a+British+wild+bee+({Osmia+bicornis">Horned bee (Zool.), a British wild bee ({Osmia bicornis),
        having two little horns on the head.
  
     Horned dace (Zool.), an American cyprinoid fish ({Semotilus
        corporialis) common in brooks and ponds; the common chub.
        See Illust. of Chub.
  
     Horned frog (Zool.), a very large Brazilian frog
        ({Ceratophrys cornuta), having a pair of triangular horns
        arising from the eyelids.
  
     Horned grebe (Zool.), a species of grebe ({Colymbus
        auritus), of Arctic Europe and America, having two dense
        tufts of feathers on the head.
  
     Horned horse (Zool.), the gnu.
  
     Horned lark (Zool.), the shore lark.
  
     Horned lizard (Zool.), the horned toad.
  
     Horned owl (Zool.), a large North American owl ({Bubo
        Virginianus), having a pair of elongated tufts of
        feathers on the head. Several distinct varieties are
        known; as, the Arctic, Western, dusky, and striped horned
        owls, differing in color, and inhabiting different
        regions; -- called also great horned owl, horn owl,
        eagle owl, and cat owl. Sometimes also applied to the
        long-eared owl. See Eared owl, under Eared.
  
     Horned poppy. (Bot.) See Horn poppy, under Horn.
  
     Horned pout (Zool.), an American fresh-water siluroid fish;
        the bullpout.
  
     Horned rattler (Zool.), a species of rattlesnake ({Crotalus
        cerastes), inhabiting the dry, sandy plains, from
        California to Mexico. It has a pair of triangular horns
        between the eyes; -- called also sidewinder.
  
     Horned ray (Zool.), the sea devil.
  
     Horned screamer (Zool.), the kamichi.
  
     Horned snake (Zool.), the cerastes.
  
     Horned toad (Zool.), any lizard of the genus Phrynosoma,
        of which nine or ten species are known. These lizards have
        several hornlike spines on the head, and a broad, flat
        body, covered with spiny scales. They inhabit the dry,
        sandy plains from California to Mexico and Texas. Called
        also horned lizard.
  
     Horned viper. (Zool.) See Cerastes.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pout \Pout\, n. [Cf. Eelpout.] (Zool.)
     The European whiting pout or bib.
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     Eel pout. (Zool.) See Eelpout.
  
     Horn pout, or Horned pout. (Zool.) See Bullhead
     (b) .
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bullhead \Bull"head`\, n.
     1. (Zool.)
        (a) A fresh-water fish of many species, of the genus
            Uranidea, esp. Uranidea gobio of Europe, and
            Uranidea Richardsoni of the United States; -- called
            also miller's thumb.
        (b) In America, several species of Amiurus; -- called
            also catfish, horned pout, and bullpout.
        (c) A marine fish of the genus Cottus; the sculpin.
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     2. (Zool.)
        (a) The black-bellied plover ({Squatarola helvetica); --
            called also beetlehead.
        (b) The golden plover.
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     3. A stupid fellow; a lubber. [Colloq.] --Jonson.
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     4. (Zool.) A small black water insect. --E. Phillips.
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     Bullhead whiting (Zool.), the kingfish of Florida
        ({Menticirrus alburnus).
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  horned pout
      n 1: catfish common in eastern United States [syn: horned
           pout, hornpout, pout, Ameiurus Melas]

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