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EnglishEdit

 
Lepomis gibbosus
 
Lepomis gibbosus

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EtymologyEdit

pumpkin +‎ seed

NounEdit

pumpkinseed (plural pumpkinseeds)

  1. The seed of a pumpkin.
    • 2007 June 10, “Newcomers, End to End”, in New York Times[1]:
      The current menu includes curried goat, rack of lamb with a pumpkinseed crust, and braised short ribs.
  2. A North American sunfish; Lepomis gibbosus.
    Synonyms: punkie, kivver

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