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ronco

[rong-koh] /ˈrɒŋ koʊ/
noun, plural roncos.
1.
any grunt of the genus Haemulon, especially H. parrai, the sailor's-choice, of West Indian waters.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism; < Spanish, derivative of roncar to grunt ≪ Late Greek rhonchós a grunt, snore
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