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barracudina

Line breaks: barra|cu¦dina
Pronunciation: /ˌbarəkuːˈdiːnə/

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Definition of barracudina in English:

noun

A slender-bodied predatory fish with a long head, found in open oceans.
  • Family Paralepididae: numerous species, including Paralepis atlantica

Origin

from American Spanish, diminutive of barracuda (see barracuda), which it resembles.

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