xanguet

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. The form of the word has been influenced by sang (blood) as the name is applied to various fishes also known as peixos sense sang or "fishes without blood".

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Noun[edit]

xanguet m (plural xanguets)

  1. transparent goby (Aphia minuta)
    Synonyms: cabeçuda, jonquillo
  2. The juvenile form of various schooling fish, such as the pilchard and anchovy.

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