noun cat·la \ˈkätlə, -ˌlä\

Definition of catla



  1. :  either of two very large cyprinid fishes extensively used as food in southeast Asia: a :  an Indian fish (Catla catla) often cultivated in ponds and attaining a length of six feet b :  a fish (C. siamensis) that is most common in Thailand and that may exceed nine feet in length

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Origin and Etymology of catla

Bengali kātlā

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