maomao

noun (1)
mao·​mao | \ ˈmau̇ˌmau̇ \
plural -s

Definition of maomao

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a Samoan honeyeater (Gymnomyza samoensis)

maomao

noun (2)
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of maomao (Entry 2 of 2)

: a New Zealand surf fish (Ditrema violacea) that somewhat resembles a flounder, is typically blue in color, and is a superior food fish

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History and Etymology for maomao

Noun (1)

Samoan ma'oma'o

Noun (2)

Maori

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“Maomao.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/maomao. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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