garrupa

noun
gar·​ru·​pa | \ gəˈrüpə \

Definition of garrupa

1 plural -s : a grouper especially in Spanish America
2 -s : a Californian rockfish
3 capitalized, [New Latin, from Portuguese garoupa] in former classifications : a genus of Serranidae comprising the Warsaw grouper

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History and Etymology for garrupa

Portuguese garoupa (fish)

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“Garrupa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/garrupa. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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