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

  • n. A young oyster, especially one suitable for transplanting to another bed; a spat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a young oyster, especially when of a size suitable for transplantation to a new locality.

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

  • n. a young oyster especially of a size for transplantation


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