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piranha

noun [C] uk   /pɪˈrɑː.nə/  us   /pəˈrɑː.njə/ (plural piranhas or piranha)
a dangerous fish that lives in South American rivers, has sharp teeth, and eats meat
Translations of “piranha”
in Vietnamese cá Piranha…
in Spanish Piraña…
in Thai ปลาปิรันย่า…
in Malaysian piranha…
in Chinese (Traditional) (生活於南美洲水域的)食人魚,水虎魚…
in Indonesian piranha…
in Chinese (Simplified) (生活于南美洲水域的)食人鲳…
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