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From a native Australian name.
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- Rhymes: -ɒŋ
wobbegong (plural wobbegongs)
- Any of eight species of bottom-dwelling carpet sharks in the Orectolobidae family, distinguished by their small vegetation-like flaps of skin around their mouth.
- Hyphenation: wob‧be‧gong
wobbegong m (plural wobbegongs)