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[cf. OED idem Platyglossus radiatus "also called pudding-fish" 1734→; cf. also Gul. pudi a wide, flat, scaleless saltwater fish having a spotted tail and resembling the sheepshead, cf. Kongo mpudi a fish (Turner 199)] n. a fish, Hali­choeres radiatus: 1731 (Catesby 12), 1968 (Böhlke 459). (Gen)

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Last update: 2010-11-22 01:15
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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