Definition of Barramunda

1. Noun. Any of several Australian fish of the genus ''Ceratodus''; the lungfish ¹



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Definition of Barramunda

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Barramunda

barracuda
barracudalike
barracudas
barracudina
barrad
barrads
barrage
barrage balloon
barrage balloons
barrage fire
barrage jam
barrage jamming
barraged
barrages
barraging
barramunda (current term)
barramundas
barramundi
barramundis
barranca
barrancas
barranco
barrancos
barras
barrat
barrater
barraters
barrator
barrators
barratries

Literary usage of Barramunda

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1. A Manual of Palaeontology for the Use of Students with a General by Henry Alleyne Nicholson (1872)
"The fish in question has been named the Ceratodus fosteri, and it is known locally as the " barramunda." It is said to attain a length of about six ..."

2. The Popular Science Review: A Quarterly Miscellany of Entertaining and edited by [Anonymus AC02893924] (1872)
"I think it much more probable that the barramunda rises now and then to the surface ... As the barramunda has perfectly developed gills, besides the lung, ..."

3. Fishes by David Starr Jordan (1907)
"According to Dr. G√ľnther, "the barramunda is said to be in the habit of going on land, ... As the barramunda has perfectly developed gills besides the lung, ..."

4. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1888)
"On further examination, however, the despised barramunda proved to be a ... To fit it for this strange amphibious fe, the barramunda has both lungs and ..."

5. The Northern Tribes of Central Australia by Sir Baldwin Spencer, Francis James Gillen (1904)
"... big kangaroo, crane, wallaby, little fish-hawk, dingo, barramunda, rain, ... barramunda, a fresh-water fish called Wurr-wurr, and three saltwater fishes ..."

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