Definition of barramundi
: a catadromous bony fish (Lates calcarifer of the family Centropomidae) with a greenish-bronze back and silvery sides that is found from the Persian Gulf to southern China and Australia and is valued as a sport and food fish
Origin and Etymology of barramundi
perhaps from an Australian aboriginal language of Queensland
First Known Use: 1864
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