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  Definition of grunt
  1. medium-sized tropical marine food fishes that utter a grunting sound when caught
  2. the short low gruff noise of the kind made by pigs
  3. an unskilled or low-ranking soldier or other worker; "infantrymen in Vietnam were called grunts"; "he went from grunt to chairman in six years"
  4. issue a grunting, low, animal-like noise; "He grunted his reluctant approval"
Hyponyms: margate, Haemulon album, Spanish grunt, Haemulon macrostomum, tomtate, Haemulon aurolineatum, cottonwick, Haemulon malanurum, sailor's-choice, sailors choice, Haemulon parra, porkfish, pork-fish, Anisotremus virginicus, pompon, black margate, Anisotremus surinamensis, pigfish, hogfish, Orthopristis chrysopterus

 

Member Meronyms: Haemulidae, family Haemulidae

 

Derivational Morphology: grunter, hog, pig, squealer, Sus scrofa

 

 
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