cherrystone clam


cherrystone clam
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Англо-русский сельскохозяйственный словарь. 2013.

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  • cherrystone clam — noun 1. small quahog larger than a littleneck; eaten raw or cooked as in e.g. clams casino • Syn: ↑cherrystone • Hypernyms: ↑quahaug, ↑quahog, ↑hard shell clam, ↑round clam 2. a half grown quahog …   Useful english dictionary

  • cherrystone — n. 1. small quahog larger than a littleneck. Syn: cherrystone clam. [WordNet 1.5] 2. a half grown quahog. Syn: cherrystone clam. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cherrystone — ☆ cherrystone [cher′ēstōn΄ ] n. a small quahog clam: also cherrystone clam …   English World dictionary

  • cherrystone — noun 1. small quahog larger than a littleneck; eaten raw or cooked as in e.g. clams casino • Syn: ↑cherrystone clam • Hypernyms: ↑quahaug, ↑quahog, ↑hard shell clam, ↑round clam 2. a half grown quahog …   Useful english dictionary

  • clam — clam1 clamlike, adj. clammer, n. /klam/, n., v., clammed, clamming. n. 1. any of various bivalve mollusks, esp. certain edible species. Cf. quahog, soft shell clam. 2. Informal. a secretive or silent person. 3 …   Universalium

  • clam — [n] bivalve living in ocean cherrystone, littleneck, mollusk, quahog; concept 394 …   New thesaurus

  • clam — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. bivalve, mollusk, shellfish; see shellfish . Types of clams include: soft shell, hard shell, steamer, quahog, quahaug, cherrystone, littleneck, marine, sea, freshwater, surf, hen, thorny, giant, razor, pismo, geoduck. II… …   English dictionary for students

  • cherrystone — noun A hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) that is larger than a countneck, littleneck or topneck but smaller than a quahog …   Wiktionary

  • cherrystone — cher•ry•stone [[t]ˈtʃɛr iˌstoʊn[/t]] n. ivt the quahog clam, Mercenaria mercenaria, when larger than a littleneck • Etymology: 1300–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • hard-shell clam — noun 1. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes • Syn: ↑quahaug, ↑quahog, ↑round clam • Hypernyms: ↑clam • Hyponyms: ↑littleneck, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • round clam — noun 1. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes • Syn: ↑quahaug, ↑quahog, ↑hard shell clam • Hypernyms: ↑clam • Hyponyms: ↑littleneck, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary


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