candiru

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From Old Tupi, via Portuguese or Spanish.

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candiru ‎(plural candirus)

  1. A small parasitic fish, Vandellia cirrhosa, native to the Amazon river.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Tupi.

Noun[edit]

candiru m (plural candirus)

  1. candiru (a small parasitic fish, Vandellia cirrhosa, native to the Amazon river)