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bivalve

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈbaɪ.vælv/ specialized
a type of mollusc, such as an oyster, that has its body inside two connected shells
bivalve
adjective uk   us  
a bivalve mollusc
Translations of “bivalve”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙殼貝類(如牡蠣)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双壳贝类(如牡蛎)…
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