cyprinus carpio definition

  • noun:
    • large old-world freshwater bottom-feeding fish introduced into European countries from Asia; inhabits ponds and sluggish channels and often lifted for food; introduced into usa in which it offers become a pest
    • large Old World freshwater bottom-feeding fish launched into Europe from Asia; inhabits ponds and sluggish channels and often raised for food; introduced into United States where it's become a pest

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