crayfish Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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crayfishnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈkreɪ.fɪʃ/ (plural crayfish or crayfishes) (US also crawfish,  us   /ˈkrɔː-/ uk   )
a ​smallanimal that ​lives in ​rivers and is ​similar to a lobster , or ​itsflesheaten as ​food
(Definition of crayfish from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crayfish”
in Spanish cangrejo de río, cigala (agua salada)…
in Vietnamese tôm…
in Malaysian udang krai…
in Thai กุ้งชนิดหนึ่งคล้ายกุ้งก้ามกราม…
in French écrevisse…
in German der Krebs…
in Chinese (Simplified) 淡水鳌虾(肉)…
in Indonesian udang karang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 淡水鼇蝦(肉)…
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