Pronunciation: (krō'kur), [key]
1. a person or thing that croaks.
2. any of several sciaenoid fishes that make a croaking noise, esp. Micropogonias undulatus (Atlantic croaker), found off the Atlantic coast of the southern U.S.
3. a person who grumbles or forebodes evil.
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