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barracouta

[bar-uh-koo-tuh] /ˌbær əˈku tə/
noun, plural (especially collectively) barracouta (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) barracoutas.
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barracouta

/ˌbærəˈkuːtə/
noun
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a large predatory Pacific fish, Thyrsites atun, with a protruding lower jaw and strong teeth: family Gempylidae
Word Origin
C17: variant of barracuda
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