Oyster synonyms

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Any of various mollusks of the class Bivalvia, having a shell consisting of two halves hinged together. Clams, oysters, scallops, and mussels are bivalves. The class Bivalvia is also called Pelecypoda, and was formerly called Lamellibranchia.
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Any of a large phylum (Mollusca) of invertebrate animals, including the chitons, gastropods, cephalopods, scaphopods, and bivalves characterized by a soft, unsegmented body, typically enclosed wholly or in part in a mantle and a calcareous shell, and usually having gills and a foot
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Any of various edible aquatic invertebrate animals having a shell, especially mollusks such as clams and oysters, and crustaceans such as lobsters, crabs, and shrimp.
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(Uncountable) The flesh of the fish used as food.
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Any of various usually burrowing marine and freshwater bivalve mollusks chiefly of the subclass Heterodonta, including members of the families Veneridae and Myidae, many of which are edible.
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edible body of any of numerous oysters
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Find another word for oyster. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for oyster, like: bivalve, mollusk, sea food, shellfish, fish, clam, lobster, mussel, crab, eel and shrimp.