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crabnoun [C/U]

 us   /kræb/
a ​seaanimal that has five ​pairs of ​legs and a round, ​flatbodycovered by a ​shell, or ​itsflesheaten as ​food
(Definition of crab from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crab”
in Korean 게…
in Arabic سَرَطان البَحْر…
in Malaysian ketam…
in French crabe…
in Russian краб…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海洋生物, 蟹,螃蟹, 蟹肉…
in Italian granchio…
in Turkish yengeç…
in Polish krab…
in Spanish cangrejo…
in Vietnamese con cua…
in Portuguese caranguejo, siri…
in Thai ปู…
in German der Krebs…
in Catalan cranc…
in Japanese カニ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海洋生物, 蟹,螃蟹, 蟹肉…
in Indonesian kepiting…
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