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Meaning of "giant pigfish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIANT PIGFISH

giant pigfish  [ˈdʒaɪənt ˈpɪɡˌfɪʃ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIANT PIGFISH

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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giant pigfish is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIANT PIGFISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of giant pigfish in the English dictionary

The definition of giant pigfish in the dictionary is a wrass, Achoerodus gouldii, that occurs around the Great Barrier Reef.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIANT PIGFISH


blowfish
ˈbləʊˌfɪʃ
catfish
ˈkætˌfɪʃ
crawfish
ˈkrɔːˌfɪʃ
crayfish
ˈkreɪˌfɪʃ
dealfish
ˈdiːlˌfɪʃ
dogfish
ˈdɒɡˌfɪʃ
frogfish
ˈfrɒɡˌfɪʃ
goldfish
ˈɡəʊldˌfɪʃ
hagfish
ˈhæɡˌfɪʃ
hogfish
ˈhɒɡˌfɪʃ
jellyfish
ˈdʒɛlɪˌfɪʃ
pigfish
ˈpɪɡˌfɪʃ
sailfish
ˈseɪlˌfɪʃ
shellfish
ˈʃɛlˌfɪʃ
starfish
ˈstɑːˌfɪʃ
stockfish
ˈstɒkˌfɪʃ
sunfish
ˈsʌnˌfɪʃ
swordfish
ˈsɔːdˌfɪʃ
triggerfish
ˈtrɪɡəˌfɪʃ
whitefish
ˈwaɪtˌfɪʃ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIANT PIGFISH

giant
giant cell
giant chinquapin
giant eland
giant granadilla
giant hogweed
giant killer
giant panda
giant peacock moth
giant planet
giant powder
giant sequoia
giant size
giant slalom
giant star
giant toad
giant tortoise
giant-killing
giant-like
giant-sized

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIANT PIGFISH

baitfish
big fish
clingfish
drink like a fish
finfish
fish
flowerhorn fish
flying fish
greater spotted dogfish
kingfish
lesser spotted dogfish
lungfish
needlefish
oafish
Queensland lungfish
river fish
selfish
unselfish
yellowtail kingfish
zebrafish

Synonyms and antonyms of giant pigfish in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giant pigfish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIANT PIGFISH

Find out the translation of giant pigfish to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giant pigfish from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giant pigfish» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

巨人pigfish
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pigfish gigante
570 millions of speakers

English

giant pigfish
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विशाल pigfish
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

pigfish العملاق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гигант pigfish
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pigfish gigante
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দৈত্য পিগফিশ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pigfish géant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Babi gergasi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Riesen Pigfish
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

巨人pigfish
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

거대한 pigfish
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pigmen babi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pigfish khổng lồ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பெரிய பன்றி இறைச்சி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

राक्षस pigfish
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Dev pigfish
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Pesce porco gigante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

olbrzym Pigfish
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гігант pigfish
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pigfish gigant
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γίγαντας pigfish
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

reuse pigfish
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

jätte Åsnegrymta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giganten pigfish
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giant pigfish

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIANT PIGFISH»

The term «giant pigfish» is barely ever used and occupies the 201.166 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giant pigfish

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8 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIANT PIGFISH»

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1
Fish: Food from the Waters
The giant pigfish of Australia, Archoerodus gouldii, Labridae, is poor eating like most wrasses. The triggerfish, Balistes, see also under goatfish, has pigfish nicknames in Europe, such as cochon demer in France and hallouf bahr (sea pig ) in ...
Harlan Walker, 1998
2
Australian Fish Guide
... WESTERN BLUE Scientific name Achoerodus viridis (Eastern blue groper) Achoerodus gouldii (Western blue groper) Also known as Red groper, brown groper (Actually female colouration of the Eastern blue groper), giant pigfish, blue tank.
Francis Bernard Prokop, Trevor Hawkins, Geoff Wilson, 2006
3
The world encyclopedia of food
A game fish, Pomatomus saltatrix, found in warm waters around the world, bluefish is especially plentiful off the Atlantic Coast of the Also GIANT PIGFISH. A well-known Australian sport fish, the blue groper (Achoerodus gouldi) can weigh as ...
L. Patrick Coyle, 1982
4
Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and coastal waters of ...
... Damsel-fish, A. curacuo, 4 in. 288. Orange-tailed Damsel-fish, A. bankieri, 3 in. 289. Large-scaled Parma, Parma oligolepis. 7 in. 290. Big-lip Damsel-fish, Cheiloprion labiatus, 3^ in. #"» . PLATE 44 291. Giant Pigfish, Achoerodus gouldii, 42.
Tom Claude Marshall, 1965
5
The Chemical Biology of Fishes: Advances 1968-1977, with a ...
Thiaminase 2294 JAchoerodus gouldii (Blue groper, Giant pigfish) Southern half of Australian coast, along shores and reefs, in caverns and under rocky overhangs. Diet: molluscs, crustaceans. Volume 1 only Acipenser baeri stenorrhynchus ...
Robert Malcolm Love, 1970
6
Grant's guide to fishes
Official ivory-tower efforts in past years to rename it the Giant Pigfish met with the complete apathy that they deserved. This massive reef-dweller is linefished principally in New South Wales by rockhoppers working the exposed rocky ...
E. M. Grant, 1997
7
Fishes of Australia
Official ivory-tower efforts to re-name it the GIANT PIGFISH met with the apathy that they deserved. This massive reef-dweller is linefished principally in New South Wales by rockhoppers working the exposed rocky headlands, baiting with the ...
E. M. Grant, 1987
8
The Little Giant Encyclopedia of IQ Tests
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Philip J. Carter, Kenneth A. Russell, 2000

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