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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters; Small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster;

Usage examples (32)
  • And he still drank demon brew, ate steaks, and sucked on little buglike creatures called crayfish.
  • The assertion is much to be questioned, but there can be no doubt that the crayfish is a wonderful sprinter.
  • Gretchen Hansen The four-inch rusty crayfish are larger and more aggressive than the native Wisconsin crayfish.
  • Trays of red crawdads (or "crayfish", i believe, on the menu). for more
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