Word of the day: Snoek

Say it: sn-0-ek

Part of speech: Noun

Definition: A long , slender marine food fish, Thyrsites atun, of the family Gempylidae, of the southern oceans. Snoek is also called barracouta.

Etymology: Dutch

Synonyms: Tuna, Salmon, Catfish

Use in a sentence: Predators include snoek, kob, some shark species, seals and seabirds.

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