Definition of poenskop in English:

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poenskop

Pronunciation: /ˈpʊnzkɒp/
/ˈpʊnskɒp/

noun (plural same or poenskops)

South African
A large South African sea bream of shallow waters, which typically has a fleshy bump on the snout.
  • Cymatoceps and other genera, family Sparidae.

Origin

Afrikaans, from South African Dutch, probably from Dutch pots 'bump' + kop 'head'.

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