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barbu

[bahr-boo] /bɑrˈbu/
noun
1.
a threadfin, Polydactylus virginicus, inhabiting western Atlantic coastal waters.
Origin
< French: literally, bearded, having barbels or wattles < Late Latin *barbūtus, for Latin barbātus. See barbate
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