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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) same as crawfish

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  • noun US, regional The crayfish.

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  • noun small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster
  • noun tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[craw(fish) + dad.]

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