Definition of catalufa in English:

catalufa

Syllabification: cat·a·lu·fa
Pronunciation: /ˌkatlˈo͞ofə
 
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noun

  • another term for bigeye ( sense 2).
    More example sentences
    • A torch shone down the walls will reveal bright red alfonsitos and the larger red and white catalufas, which have large eyes that glow in torchlight.
    • Some members of the family are also known as catalufas.
    • The fish identification card includes the Garibaldi, California's State Fish, yellowtail, bat rays, the extremely depleted bocaccio, the elusive popeye catalufa, & many more.

Origin

from Spanish.

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