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[puhn-tat] /ˈpʌn tæt/

a walking catfish, Clarias fuscus, introduced in Hawaiian waters.


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  • Puntilla

    [poon-tee-uh; Spanish poon-tee-lyah, -yah] /punˈti ə; Spanish punˈti lyɑ, -yɑ/ noun, plural puntillas [poon-tee-uh z; Spanish poon-tee-lyahs, -yahs] /punˈti əz; Spanish punˈti lyɑs, -yɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. (in bullfighting) a short dagger used for cutting the spinal cord of the bull.

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