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hard-shell clam


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

  • n. See quahog.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes
  • n. an edible American clam; the heavy shells were used as money by some American Indians


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