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  • n. The thin, flat, transparent larval stage of certain lobsters.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The larva of the spiny lobsters (Palinurus and allied genera). Its body is remarkably thin, flat, and transparent; the legs are very long. Called also glass-crab, and glass-shrimp.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A spurious genus of crustaceans, based on certain larval forms called by Leach Phyllosoma clavicornis. See glass-crab.


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