Meaning of white perch in English:

white perch

noun

US
  • 1A sea bass, Morone americana (family Moronidae), popular as a food and game fish.

  • 2The freshwater drum, Aplodinotus grunniens (family Sciaenidae).

  • 3The white crappie, Pomoxis annularis (family Centrarchidae).

Origin

Mid 18th century.