schnapper

[ shnap-er, snap- ]
/ ˈʃnæp ər, ˈsnæp- /

noun

a food fish, Pagrosomus auratus, occurring in large numbers off the shores of Australia and New Zealand.

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Origin of schnapper

1820–30; variant of snapper; sch<German
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British Dictionary definitions for schnapper

schnapper
/ (ˈʃnæpə) /

noun

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