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shellfishnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈʃel·fɪʃ/ (plural shellfish)
an animal that lives in water and has a shell: [C] Lobsters, crabs, shrimp, mussels, and oysters are all shellfish commonly eaten as food.
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Translations of “shellfish”
in Arabic مَحار…
in Korean 조개류…
in Portuguese crustáceo, marisco…
in Catalan marisc…
in Japanese 貝殻…
in Chinese (Simplified) 甲壳类水生动物…
in Turkish su kabuklusu, deniz yumuşakçası…
in Russian моллюски, ракообразные…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甲殼類水生動物…
in Italian frutto di mare…
in Polish skorupiaki, owoce morza…
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