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haddock

noun [C/U]  /ˈhæd·ək/ us  
an edible sea fish
Translations of “haddock”
in Spanish abadejo…
in French églefin…
in German der Schellfisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黑線鱈(産於北大西洋,肉可食)…
in Russian морской окунь…
in Turkish bir tür morina balığı, mezgit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 黑线鳕(产于北大西洋,肉可食)…
in Polish łupacz…
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