From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gourami \Gou"ra*mi\, n. (Zool.)
   A very largo East Indian freshwater fish ({Osphromenus
   gorami}), extensively reared in artificial ponds in tropical
   countries, and highly valued as a food fish. Many
   unsuccessful efforts have been made to introduce it into
   Southern Europe. [Written also goramy.]
   [1913 Webster]
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