[ kal-uhp ]
/ ˈkæl əp /
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Question 1 of 10
Which definition best describes “spang”?
Origin of callop
First recorded in 1920–25
Words nearby callop
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British Dictionary definitions for callop
/ (ˈkæləp) /
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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