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medaka

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noun me·da·ka \mə-ˈdä-kə\

Definition of medaka

  1. :  a small Japanese freshwater fish (Oryzias latipes) usually silvery brown in the wild but from pale yellow to deep red in aquarium strains



Origin and Etymology of medaka

Japanese


First Known Use: 1933

Rhymes with medaka


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