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tarakihi Line breaks: tara|kihi
Pronunciation: /ˌtarəˈkiːhi/
/ˌtarəˈkiː/

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Definition of tarakihi in English:

noun

A silver marine fish with a black band behind the head, related to the morwong and caught for food off the coasts of New Zealand.
  • Cheilodactylus macropterus, family Cheilodactylidae

Origin

Late 19th century: from Maori.

Words that rhyme with tarakihi

towhee • takahe

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