kahawai

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kahawai (ˈkɑːhəˌwaɪ)
 
n
Also called: Australian salmon a large food and game fish of Australian and New Zealand coastal waters, Arripis trutta, that is greenish grey to silvery underneath and spotted with brown: resembles a salmon but is in fact a marine perch
 
[Māori]

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