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

  • n. Either of the halves of a shell of a bivalve, such as an oyster.

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  • adj. Inexpensive; not overpriced.
  • n. Any half of a roughly spherical-like object; any dome-shaped object.
  • n. Either half of a clamshell especially when used to serve individual portions of spiced, minced, breaded, baked clams.


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