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cackerel Explained

Cackerel at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Cackerel \Cack"er*el\, n. [OF. caquerel cagarel (Cotgr.), from
the root of E. cack.] (Zo["o]l.)
The mendole; a small worthless Mediterranean fish considered
poisonous by the ancients. See {Mendole}.

cackerel at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » fro Inter: term » caquerel, Inter: term » cagarel, from the root of English Inter: term » cack.

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • The mendole; a small Mediterranean fish considered poisonous by the ancients.

  • Inter: Webster 191 » 3