houting

noun
hout·​ing | \ ˈhau̇tiŋ\
plural -s

Definition of houting

: an anadromous fish (Coregonus oxyrhynchus) of the North sea that ascends rivers and estuaries of northwestern Europe to spawn

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History and Etymology for houting

Dutch, from Middle Dutch houtic, perhaps from hout wood; akin to Old High German holz wood

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