mulloway

[muhl-uh-wey]

noun

a large Australian saltwater fish, Sciaena antarctica. regarded as a culinary delicacy.

Nearby words

  1. mullingar,
  2. mullion,
  3. mullis,
  4. mullite,
  5. mullock,
  6. mulroney,
  7. mulroney, brian,
  8. mult-,
  9. multan,
  10. multangular

Origin of mulloway

origin uncertain

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British Dictionary definitions for mulloway

mulloway

noun

a large Australian marine sciaenid fish, Sciaena antarctica, valued for sport and food

Word Origin for mulloway

C19: of unknown origin

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