mahi–mahi

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noun ma·hi–ma·hi \ˌmä-hē-ˈmä-(ˌ)hē\
variants: or

mahi mahi

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mahimahi

Definition of mahi–mahi

  1. :  the flesh of a dolphinfish (Coryphaena hippurus) used for food; also :  the fish

Origin and Etymology of mahi–mahi

Hawaiian, Tahitian, & Marquesan


First Known Use: 1905


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