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crayfish

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈkreɪ.fɪʃ/ ( plural crayfish or crayfishes) ( US also crawfish,    /ˈkrɔː-/   ) us  
a small animal that lives in rivers and is similar to a lobster , or its flesh eaten as food
Translations of “crayfish”
in Spanish cangrejo de río, cigala (agua salada)…
in French écrevisse…
in German der Krebs…
in Chinese (Traditional) 淡水鼇蝦(肉)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 淡水鳌虾(肉)…
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