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tiger prawn

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(also tiger shrimp)

Definition of tiger prawn in English:

noun

A large edible prawn marked with dark bands, found in the Indian and Pacific oceans.
  • Genus Penaeus, class Malacostraca: several species, in particular the widely farmed P. monodon

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