stingaree

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sting·a·ree

 (stĭng′ə-rē′)
n.

[Alteration of stingray.]
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stingaree

(ˈstɪŋəˌriː; ˌstɪŋəˈriː)
n
(Animals) US and Canadian and Austral a popular name for stingray
[C19: variant of stingray]
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Translations

stingaree

n (US, Austral) → Stachelrochen m
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