aguaji

noun
agua·​ji | \ ¦ä-gwə-¦hē \
plural aguaji

Definition of aguaji

: any of several marine fishes (as the black grouper, the gag, or the rock hind) of the warmer parts of the western Atlantic

First Known Use of aguaji

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aguaji

Spanish aguají, probably from Taino

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“Aguaji.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aguaji. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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