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Definitions of shellfish
invertebrate having a soft unsegmented body usually enclosed in a shell Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
Any aquatic animal whose external covering consists of a shell, either testaceous, as in oysters, clams, and other mollusks, or crustaceous, as in lobsters and crabs. Webster Dictionary DB
Aquatic invertebrates belonging to the crustacean or mollusk families and used as food. Medical Dictionary DB
An invertebrate water animal having a shell, as a clam, lobster, mollusk, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
A fish or an aquatic animal with an external shell. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
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