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Related / Similar Words: spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crawfish, sea crawfish, crawdad, crawdaddy, ecrevisse

 

Definition:
  • large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters;
  • small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster;
  • tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly;
  • warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California;

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    Hyponyms: Old World crayfish, ecrevisse, American crayfish

     

    Part Meronyms: American crayfish, Old World crayfish, ecrevisse, spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crawfish, sea crawfish

     

    Member Meronyms: Palinurus, genus Palinurus, Astacidae, family Astacidae, Astacura

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: kreef   Chinese: 小龍蝦  
    Dutch: rivierkreeft   Finnish: rapu  
    French: écrevisse   German: Panzerkrebs  
    Greek: αστακός   Ido: kankro  
    Italian: aragosta   Japanese: ザリガニ  
    Korean: 가재   Latin: cancer  
    Latvian: vēzis   Polish: rak  
    Portuguese: lagostim   Russian: рак  
    Spanish: cangrejo   Swedish: kräfta  
     
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