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

  Saury \Sau"ry\, n.; pl. Sauries. [Etymol. uncertain.] (Zool.)
     A slender marine fish ({Scomberesox saurus) of Europe and
     America. It has long, thin, beaklike jaws. Called also
     billfish, gowdnook, gawnook, skipper, skipjack,
     skopster, lizard fish, and Egypt herring.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Skopster \Skop"ster\ (sk[o^]p"st[~e]r), n.
     The saury. [Prov. Eng.]
     [1913 Webster]

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