any freshwater cichlid of the genus Tilapia, of African waters: an important food fish.
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How to use tilapia in a sentence
For example, the mythical creature Anet, represented by a red tilapia fish, may have been revered.
Whole fried tilapia is snowy flesh draped in masala sauce mixed with coconut milk.
He also discovered that he could grind up the fernlike leaves as a dietary supplement for the tilapia he grows in a small pond.Mixing trees and crops can help both farmers and the climate | Jonathan Lambert | July 14, 2021 | Science News
He now spends less on fish food, and the tilapia grow much faster than his neighbors’ fish, he says.Mixing trees and crops can help both farmers and the climate | Jonathan Lambert | July 14, 2021 | Science News
Lest you be unaware that the two are a couple, the alternate name of the dish is “Spicy Lovenest tilapia.”
British Dictionary definitions for tilapia
any mouthbrooding cichlid fish of the African freshwater genus Tilapia: used as food fishes
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