noun king·klip \ˈkiŋˌklip\

Definition of kingklip



  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of kingklip

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

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a brief usually trivial fact

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