Murray cod

noun

Mur·​ray cod
ˈmərē-
: a large serranid fish (Oligorus macquariensis) that is a leading freshwater food fish of Australia

Word History

Etymology

from Murray river, southeastern Australia

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“Murray cod.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Murray%20cod. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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