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barramundi

[ bar-uh-muhn-dee ]
/ 藢b忙r 蓹藞m蕦n di /
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noun, plural bar路ra路mun路dis, bar路ra路mun路dies, (especially collectively) bar路ra路mun路di.
a lungfish, Neoceratodus forsteri, of the rivers of Australia.
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Origin of barramundi

First recorded in 1870鈥75; from an Aboriginal language of Queensland
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British Dictionary definitions for barramundi

barramundi
/ (藢b忙r蓹藞m蕦nd瑟) /

noun plural -dis, -dies or -di
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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