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 for pike perch
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pike \Pike\, n. [F. pique; perhaps of Celtic origin; cf. W. pig
     a prick, a point, beak, Arm. pik pick. But cf. also L. picus
     woodpecker (see Pie magpie), and E. spike. Cf. Pick, n. &
     v., Peak, Pique.]
     1. (Mil.) A foot soldier's weapon, consisting of a long
        wooden shaft or staff, with a pointed steel head. It is
        now superseded by the bayonet.
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     2. A pointed head or spike; esp., one in the center of a
        shield or target. --Beau. & Fl.
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     3. A hayfork. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] --Tusser.
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     4. A pick. [Prov. Eng.] --Wright. Raymond.
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     5. A pointed or peaked hill. [R.]
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     6. A large haycock. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
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     7. A turnpike; a toll bar. --Dickens.
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     8. (Zool.) sing. & pl. A large fresh-water fish ({Esox
        lucius), found in Europe and America, highly valued as a
        food fish; -- called also pickerel, gedd, luce, and
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     Note: Blue pike, grass pike, green pike, wall-eyed pike, and
           yellow pike, are names, not of true pike, but of the
           wall-eye. See Wall-eye.
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     Gar pike. See under Gar.
     Pike perch (Zool.), any fresh-water fish of the genus
        Stizostedion (formerly Lucioperca). See Wall-eye,
        and Sauger.
     Pike pole, a long pole with a pike in one end, used in
        directing floating logs.
     Pike whale (Zool.), a finback whale of the North Atlantic
        ({Bal[ae]noptera rostrata), having an elongated snout; --
        called also piked whale.
     Sand pike (Zool.), the lizard fish.
     Sea pike (Zool.), the garfish
        (a) .
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Wall-eye \Wall"-eye`\, n. [See Wall-eyed.]
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     1. An eye in which the iris is of a very light gray or
        whitish color; -- said usually of horses. --Booth.
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     Note: Jonson has defined wall-eye to be "a disease in the
           crystalline humor of the eye; glaucoma." But glaucoma
           is not a disease of the crystalline humor, nor is
           wall-eye a disease at all, but merely a natural
           blemish. --Tully. In the north of England, as Brockett
           states, persons are said to be wall-eyed when the white
           of the eye is very large and distorted, or on one side.
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     2. (Zool.)
        (a) An American fresh-water food fish ({Stizostedion
            vitreum) having large and prominent eyes; -- called
            also glasseye, pike perch, yellow pike, and
            wall-eyed perch.
        (b) A California surf fish ({Holconotus argenteus).
        (c) The alewife; -- called also wall-eyed herring.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  pike perch
      n 1: any of several pike-like fishes of the perch family [syn:
           pike-perch, pike perch]

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