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Another word for lobster

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Noun
      1. (Southern US, Midwest US and Western US) Alternative form of crayfish.
      2. Crayfish
      1. An animal, such as an insect or mollusk, that lacks a backbone or spinal column.
      2. Any animal without a backbone, or spinal column; any animal other than a fish, amphibian, reptile, bird, or mammal
      3. An animal that has no backbone or spinal column and therefore does not belong to the subphylum Vertebrata of the phylum Chordata. Most animals are invertebrates. Corals, insects, worms, jellyfish, starfish, and snails are invertebrates.
      1. Any of various predominantly aquatic arthropods of the subphylum (or class) Crustacea, including lobsters, crabs, shrimps, and barnacles, characteristically having a segmented body, a chitinous exoskeleton, paired jointed limbs, and two pairs of antennae.
      2. Any of a subphylum (Crustacea) of arthropods, including shrimps, crabs, barnacles, and lobsters, that usually live in the water and breathe through gills: they have a hard outer shell and jointed appendages
    See also:

    shellfish