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  Words related to oyster

Related / Similar Words: huitre

 

Definition:
  • marine mollusks having a rough irregular shell; found on the sea bed mostly in coastal waters;
  • a small muscle on each side of the back of a fowl;
  • edible body of any of numerous oysters;
  • gather oysters, dig oysters;

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    Hyponyms: seed oyster, bluepoint, blue point, Japanese oyster, Ostrea gigas, Virginia oyster, pearl oyster, Pinctada margaritifera, saddle oyster, Anomia ephippium, window oyster, windowpane oyster, capiz, Placuna placenta, oysters Rockefeller

     

    Part Meronyms: bird, fowl

     

    Member Meronyms: Ostreidae, family Ostreidae

     

    Derivational Morphology: huitre

     

    Anagrams: storey

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: østers   Finnish: osteri  
    French: huître   German: Auster  
    Greek: στρείδι   Hungarian: osztriga  
    Indonesian: tiram   Italian: ostrica  
    Japanese: 牡蠣   Lithuanian: austrė  
    Norwegian: østers   Polish: ostryga  
    Portuguese: ostra   Russian: устрица  
    Slovene: ostriga   Spanish: ostra  
    Turkish: istiridye   Vietnamese: hàu  
     
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