(Science: zoology) A European siluroid fish (silurus glanis) allied to the cat-fishes. It is the largest fresh water fish of Europe, sometimes becoming six feet or more in length. See Siluroid.

Origin: Cf. Dial. G. Scheid, schaid, schaiden.

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