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Definition of the noun abalone

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noun - plural: abalones

  1. any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior


Abalone is an award winning two-player strategy board game designed by Michel Lalet and Laurent Lévi in which the players are represented by marbles of opposing colors. The objective is to push six of the opponent's marbles off the edge of the board.


"Abalone" is a book by Diane Wakoski.


"Abalone" is an artwork by Martin Sharp.


Abalone is a general purpose molecular dynamics and molecular graphics program for simulations of bio-molecules in a periodic boundary conditions in explicit water or in implicit water models. Mainly designed to simulate the proteins folding and DNA-ligand complexes in AMBER force field.

Phrases with Abalone

Phrases starting with the word Abalone:

  1. Abalone Piddock
  2. Abalone Barleysnail
  3. Abalone Visored Shrimp

Phrases ending with the word Abalone:

  1. Red Abalone
  2. Pink Abalone
  3. Black Abalone
  4. Green Abalone
  5. Pinto Abalone
  6. White Abalone
  7. Threaded Abalone

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abalone

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Foods (2002)

A Guide to Healthy Nutrition by Experts from Dole Food Company, Experts from The Mayo Clinic, Experts from UCLA Center for H

Black abalone is the most affordable wild species today. Its meat is tougher and requires more pounding than...

Google previewBrilliant Activities for Stretching Gifted and Talented Children (2008)

by Ashley McCabe Mowat

The abalone is a large shellfish, found along the coasts of western North America , China and Japan. The abalone, unlike the oyster, has only one shell. The shell's lining of mother-of-pearl makes it appear to be a treasure worth saving.

Google previewAbalone Tales (2009)

Collaborative Explorations of Sovereignty and Identity in Native California by Les Field

Abalone is a Spirit Woman who is ever present during our ceremonies.

Google previewFood Allergy (2013)

by Frederic Speer

ABALONE The abalone is a sea snail (marine gastropod) of the Pacific coast, considered by many to be a delicacy. Shell fragments excavated at Catalina ...

Google previewDaily Consular and Trade Reports (1914)

Fishing for abalones is a dangerous occupation, and fatal accidents have happened to unwary divers. The abalone is a univalved mollusk which adheres with such tenacity to the rocks where ...

Google previewMachine Learning in Python (2015)

Essential Techniques for Predictive Analysis by Michael Bowles

Therefore, the gender is indeterminate for younger abalones. The gender of the abalone is a three‐valued categorical variable. Categorical attributes require special attention. Some algorithms only deal with real‐valued attributes (for example ...

Google previewLiberty Development and Production Plan (2002)

Environmental Impact Statement

The white abalone is a marine invertebrate that has been proposed for listing as an endangered species. The black abalone is included as a candidate species. ( a) Callippe silverspot Butterfly This butterfly was proposed to be listed as an ...

Google previewMarkov Decision Processes in Artificial Intelligence (2013)

by Olivier Sigaud, Olivier Buffet

Northern abalone is a mollusc inhabiting near-shore rocky reefs and kelp forest along the pacific-northwest coast. Along with being a prized mollusc for human consumption, northern abalones are the preferred prey of sea otters. After the ...

Google previewABC's of Versability (2015)

by Roger J. Maderia

Abalone is an earshaped shellfish with a pearly gloss within. Archosaurs are related to crocodiles. Armored was the ankylosaur. The albertosaur was much larger, weighing three tons and sometimes more. The apatosaur lived in North ...

Google previewPrinciples of Life (2016)

Biology, Biology by CTI Reviews

Abalone: Abalone is a general purpose molecular dynamics and molecular graphics program for simulations of biomolecules in a periodic boundary conditions in explicit water or in implicit water models. Mainly designed to simulate the ...

Google previewThe Complete Idiot's Guide to Sushi and Sashimi (2008)

by Chef Kaz Sato, James O. Fraioli

Abalone is a large marine snail with a beautiful mother-of-pearl shell and a large muscular foot for attaching itself to rocky surfaces. The foot is one of the best tasting seafoods. The rich opaque meat is removed from the shell, cleaned and ...

Google previewMolluscan Shellfish Farming (2008)

by Brian Spencer

Abalone is the common name given to the genus Haliotis, of which there are c. 20 commercial species fished significantly world-wide (Table 9.1).They are marine gastropods (along with the limpet, whelk and periwinkle, etc.) having a shallow ...

Google previewNonya Favourites (2013)

by Lee Boi

Note: Although optional, abalone is a delicious addition. Serves 4 Preparation time: 30 mins Cooking time: 30 mins Soak the fish maw until soft then cut into cubes. Hu Piao Soup ...

Google previewPassion of a Foodie - An International Kitchen Companion (2010)

by Heidemarie Vos

Abalone is any species of marine gastropods of the ...

Google previewOverland Monthly and Out West Magazine (1919)

The abalone is a species of mollusca, apparently without intelligence, and without any of the five senses except that of touch. It varies in size from less than an inch to six inches in diameter. It does not thrive in cold, exposed water, but seems ...

Google previewThe Overland Monthly (1919)

The abalone is a species of mol- lusca, apparently without intelligence, and without any of the five senses except that of touch. It varies in size from less than an inch to six inches in diameter. It does not thrive in cold, exposed water, but seems ...

Google previewThe Grilling Encyclopedia (1994)

An A-to-Z Compendium of how to Grill Almost Anything by A. Cort Sinnes

once heard about an intriguing method for preparing abalone, purportedly developed by the Indians who inhabited the coasts of California. The method, as related, involved nailing the just-gathered abalones to a vertical surface, shell and all.

Google previewFood and Drink in American History (2013)

A "Full Course" Encyclopedia by Andrew F. Smith

Abalone is a large mollusk with a beautiful shell found along the West Coast of the United States. American Indians harvested the mollusk in intertidal areas, and abalone shells have been found at archaeological sites in the Channel Islands ...

Google previewThe Wizard of Food's Encyclopedia of Kitchen & Cooking Secrets (2010)

by Myles H. Bader

Abalone is becoming one of the more rare shellfish to be found off the coast of California. The “foot” is the tough edible portion, which must be literally pounded into tenderness. The price is high and they must be cooked 12 to 24 hours after ...

Google previewThe Visual Food Encyclopedia (2012)

Haliotidae A gastropod mollusk with an ear-shaped shell, the abalone is also known as the ear shell, sea-ear, or ormer (a shortened form of the French name, oreille de mer). It has numerous small holes for eliminating water ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Food and Drink (2014)

by John F. Mariani

ABALONE (genus Haliotis). Any of a variety of univalve gastropods having an earshaped shell. The name is from the Spanish abulón, was introduced into English in 1850, and in 1883 appeared in George Brown Goode's Fisheries and Fishery ...

Google previewNorthern Paiute–Bannock Dictionary (2012)

by Sven Liljeblad, Catherine S Fowler, Glenda Powell

abalone ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

ABALONE (Hallotls), with animal extended. 2. WING SHELL (Avlcula). 6. ABALONE (interior), showing flattened spine. 3. AUGER SHELL (Terebra). 7. ANODON, a River Mussel, with foot ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Fish and Fish Products (2009)

by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

ABALONE. ORMEAU. Mollusc (Pacific/Atlantic) + ORMER Mollusque (Pacifique/ Atlantique) + OREILLE DE MER (Channel Islands) (Iles anglo-normandes) + PAUA (New Zealand) Marketed Fresh: meats, shelled and sliced, cooked and eaten ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Biological Invasions (2011)

by Dr. Daniel Simberloff, Dr. Marcel Rejmanek

Left, Adult red abalone, Haliotis rufescens, infected with a sabellid worm parasite accidentally introduced into California ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3A1L1O1N1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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