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betta

[bet-uh] /ˈbɛt ə/
noun
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; < Neo-Latin < ?
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betta

/ˈbɛtə/
noun
1.
another name for fighting fish
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin, of unknown origin
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