One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
(Originally) = sense A. 8b; (in recent use) (more fully "pearl spotfish") the green chromide, Etroplus suratensis, an edible South Asian cichlid of fresh and brackish water.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Fur, Fin and Feather.
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