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noun, plural bar·ra·mun·dis, bar·ra·mun·dies, (especially collectively) bar·ra·mun·di.
  1. barramunda.
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Historical Examples

  • The barramundi does not leave the water, nor can it live long in the air.

    Zoology: The Science of Animal Life

    Ernest Ingersoll

  • In a mangrove creek a shoal of barramundi had been bombed with dynamite.

    Tropic Days

    E. J. Banfield

British Dictionary definitions for barramundi


noun plural -dis, -dies or -di
  1. any of several large edible Australian fishes esp the percoid species Lates calcarifer (family Centropomidae) of NE coastal waters or the freshwater species Scleropages leichardti (family Osteoglossidae) of Queensland
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