Definición de cockabully en inglés:

cockabully

Saltos de línea: cocka|bully
Pronunciación: /ˈkɒkəbʊli
 
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sustantivo (plural cockabullies)

NZ
A small blunt-nosed freshwater fish related to the sleepers.
  • Genus Gobiomorphus, family Gobiidae (or Eleotridae)
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Fish such as giant kokopu and smelt sometimes turn up in nets along with the young of other fish including eels, trout and cockabullies.
  • Other fish - cockabullies and an occasional eel - are returned to the river.
  • It was like looking down at a rock pool: the cockabullies squirting away from under a rock, the crabs, the minuscule life.

Origen

late 19th century: from Maori kokopu.

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