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English definition of “bivalve”

bivalve

noun [C]     /ˈbaɪ.vælv/ specialized
a type of mollusc , such as an oyster , that has its body inside two connected shells Sea creaturesSea fish bivalve     adjective a bivalve mollusc Sea creaturesSea fish
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