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crustacean

noun [C]  us   /krʌˈsteɪ·ʃən/
any of various types of animals that live in water and have a hard outer shell and many legs: Crabs, lobsters, and shrimps are crustaceans.
Translations of “crustacean”
in Arabic القِشرِيّات…
in Korean 갑각류 동물…
in Malaysian krustasia…
in French crustacé…
in Italian crostaceo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甲殼類動物…
in Vietnamese loài giáp xác…
in Spanish crustáceo…
in Portuguese crustáceo…
in Thai สัตว์น้ำที่มีเปลือกแข็ง…
in German Krustentiere (pl.)…
in Catalan crustaci…
in Japanese 甲殻類動物…
in Indonesian krustasea…
in Chinese (Simplified) 甲壳类动物…
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