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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Bream  \Bream\,  n.  [OE.  breme,  brem,  F.  br[^e]me,  OF  bresme,  of 
  German  origin;  cf  OHG.  brahsema  brahsina  OLG.  bressemo  G. 
  brassen.  Cf  {Brasse}.] 
  1.  (Zo["o]l)  A  European  fresh-water  cyprinoid  fish  of  the 
  genus  {Abramis},  little  valued  as  food.  Several  species 
  are  known 
  2.  (Zo["o]l)  An  American  fresh-water  fish,  of  various  species 
  of  {Pomotis}  and  allied  genera,  which  are  also  called 
  {sunfishes}  and  pondfishes  See  {Pondfish}. 
  3.  (Zo["o]l)  A  marine  sparoid  fish  of  the  genus  {Pagellus}, 
  and  allied  genera.  See  {Sea  Bream}. 

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