barramundi

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n barramundi a species of large perch noted for its sporting and eating qualities; lives in marine, estuary, and freshwater habitats
    • ***
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Barramundi (Zoöl) A remarkable Australian fresh-water ganoid fish of the genus Ceratodus.
    • ***

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Native name

Usage

In literature:

At this camp some capital barramundi and perch were caught, one of the former weighing no less than 14 pounds.
"The Overland Expedition of The Messrs. Jardine" by Frank Jardine and Alexander Jardine
***

In news:

Barramundi bursts with Aussie flavor Chef's Corner with Sue Rismondo, co-owner of Vanderlyn's Restaurant.
Trend Forecasters Cite Barramundi , Turmeric And Popcorn To Be Key Food Trends In 2012.
Tumeric Beer Battered Barramundi .
Alternative to the Increasingly un-PC Chilean Sea Bass: Barramundi.
Thursday night on CBS' Survivor: The Australian Outback the Kucha and Ogakor tribes merged into one called Barramundi.
***