- a trepang.
- Often Bêche-de-Mer. Neo-Melanesian.
Origin of bêche-de-mer
Examples from the Web for beche-de-mer
Historical Examples of beche-de-mer
We must fill the three schooners with copra and beche-de-mer.South Sea Tales
On the reefs of the Southern Ocean is found a kind of sea-slug termed the Beche-de-mer.
There were traders old and young, beche-de-mer fishermen, old beach-combers and blackbirders.Through the South Seas with Jack London