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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of several South American freshwater fishes related to the piranha.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A South American fresh-water fish (Myletes pacu), of the family Characinid√¶. It is highly esteemed as food.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A South American characinoid fish of the genus Myletes, found in fresh waters, especially of Brazil. Also paco.


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