mulloway

noun
mul·​lo·​way | \ ˈmə-lə-ˌwā How to pronounce mulloway (audio) \

Definition of mulloway

: a large, silvery fish (Argyrosomus japonicus synonym A. hololepidotus) of chiefly coastal waters from Africa to Australia that is valued as a food and sport fish

First Known Use of mulloway

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mulloway

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“Mulloway.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mulloway. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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