Definitions for fuguˈfu gu
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
any of several species of puffer eaten as a delicacy after the removal of toxic parts.
Category: Ichthyology, Cooking
Origin of fugu:
1905–10; < Japn
a blowfish highly prized as a delicacy in Japan but highly dangerous because the skin and organs are poisonous
Blowfish: a delicacy popular in Japan served raw as sushi that may, if improperly prepared, contain deadly levels of neurotoxins.