/ˈtawaɪn/ (say 'tahwuyn)

noun (plural tarwhine or tarwhines)
an eastern Australian bream, Rhabdosargus sarba, distinguished by golden streaks on a generally silver background.
{Australian Aboriginal; ? Dharug darawayn}
Usage: For variation in the plural inflection, see note at fish1.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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