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  • n. The Atlantic surf clam.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Any one of the large bivalve mollusks found on the open seacoast, especially those of the family Mactridæ, as the common American species. (Mactra solidissima or Spisula solidissima); -- called also beach clam, and surf clam.


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