Pronunciation: (le&thslash;'ur-jak"it), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/leatherjacket.html on line 73 [key]
1. Also called leath'er jack". any of several carangid fishes having narrow, linear scales embedded in the skin at various angles, esp. Oligoplites saurus, found in tropical American waters.
2. Australian.a pancake or other dough fried over a campfire.
3. the grub of the crane fly.
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