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callop

[ kal-uhp ]
/ ˈkæl əp /
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noun
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Origin of callop

First recorded in 1920–25
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British Dictionary definitions for callop

callop
/ (ˈkæləp) /

noun
an edible freshwater fish, Plectroplites ambiguus, of Australia, often golden or pale yellow in colour

Word Origin for callop

from a native Australian language
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