king·​klip | \ ˈkiŋˌklip\
plural -s

Definition of kingklip

: a mottled cusk eel of southern Africa (Genypterus capensis) that attains a length of five feet and is highly esteemed as food kingklip liver is of a delicacy and flavor unsurpassed by even chicken liver— J. L. B. Smith

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History and Etymology for kingklip

short for kingklipfish, from king + klipfish; translation of Afrikaans koningklipvis

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