mussel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"mussel" in British English

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musselnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈmʌs.əl/
a ​small, ​orangeseacreature that ​lives inside a ​blackshell with two ​parts that ​closetightly together. Mussels can be ​eaten.
(Definition of mussel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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musselnoun [C]

 us   /ˈmʌs·əl/
a ​small, ​edibleseaanimal that has a ​darkshell with two ​parts that ​closetightly together
(Definition of mussel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mussel”
in Korean 홍합…
in Arabic بَلح البَحر…
in Malaysian siput sudu…
in French moule…
in Russian мидия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貽貝,淡菜,蚌…
in Italian cozza…
in Turkish midye…
in Polish małż (jadalny)…
in Spanish mejillón…
in Vietnamese con trai…
in Portuguese mexilhão…
in Thai หอยจำพวกหอยแมลงภู่…
in German die Muschel…
in Catalan musclo…
in Japanese イガイ, ムール貝…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贻贝,淡菜…
in Indonesian kerang…
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