HyperDic: lobster

English > 2 senses of the word lobster:
NOUNfoodlobsterflesh of a lobster
animallobsterany of several edible marine crustaceans of the families ... / families Homaridae and Nephropsidae and Palinuridae
lobster > pronunciation
Soundslaa'bster
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > lobster: 2 senses > noun 1, food
Meaningflesh of a lobster.
Part oftrue lobsterlarge edible marine crustaceans having large pincers on the first pair of legs
Partscoralunfertilized lobster roe
tomalleyedible greenish substance in boiled lobster
NarrowerAmerican lobster, Northern lobster, Maine lobsterflesh of cold-water lobsters having large tender claws
European lobsterSimilar to but smaller than American lobsters
Norwegian lobster, langoustine, scampocaught in European waters
lobster taillobster tail meat
Broadershellfishmeat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
Spanishbogavante, lagosta, langosta
Catalanllamàntol
English > lobster: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAny of several edible marine crustaceans of the families ... / families Homaridae and Nephropsidae and Palinuridae.
Member ofReptantia, suborder Reptantialobsters
Partsswimmeret, pleopodOne of the paired abdominal appendages of certain aquatic crustaceans that function primarily for carrying the eggs in females and are usually adapted for swimming
NarrowerNorway lobster, Nephrops norvegicusedible European lobster resembling the American lobster but slenderer
spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crawfish, crayfish, sea crawfishlarge edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters
true lobsterlarge edible marine crustaceans having large pincers on the first pair of legs
Broaderdecapod crustacean, decapodcrustaceans characteristically having five pairs of locomotor appendages each joined to a segment of the thorax
Spanishlangosta
Catalannefròpid

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