Definition of luderick in English:


Syllabification: lu·der·ick
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞od(ə)rik

noun (plural same)

  • An edible, herbivorous fish of Australasian coastal waters and estuaries. Also called blackfish.
    • Girella tricuspidata, family Kyphosidae
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    • Other fish on the go are pan-size bream, luderick and drummers (off the rocks) with some large flathead ambushing bait in and around the shallows.
    • The luderick are in amongst bream at the Evans walls while main beach has had some nice whiting being caught between the north wall and surf club.
    • A few bream and possibly a luderick around the gap could be bagged.


late 19th century: from Ganay (an Aboriginal language) ludarag.

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