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Definition of the noun crustacean

What does crustacean mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: crustaceans

  1. any mainly aquatic arthropod usually having a segmented body and chitinous exoskeleton

Alternative definition of the noun crustacean


  1. Any arthropod of the subphylum Crustacea, including lobsters, crabs, shrimp, barnacles and woodlice.

Definition of the adjective crustacean

What does crustacean mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. of or belonging to the class Crustacea


  1. Crustacean is a musical group.
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  2. Crustacean is a thrash metal band from the Netherlands.

Phrases with Crustacean

  1. copepod crustacean
  2. decapod crustacean
  3. stomatopod crustacean
  4. branchiopod crustacean
  5. malacostracan crustacean

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Google previewThe Encyclopaedia britannica (1922)

the new volumes, constituting, in combination with the twenty-nine volumes of the eleventh edition, the twelfth edition of that work, and also supplying a new, distinctive, and independent library of reference dealing with events and developments of the period 1910 to 1921 inclusive. The first-third of the new volumes by Hugh Chisholm

Waptia fieldensis Walcott, a Afysji-like crustacean. — Opabinia regalis Walcott, a Branch: pus-like crustacean. — Another specimen of Opabinia regalis Walcott. — Burgessia India Walcott, an A pus-like crustacean. — Marrella splendens ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Owa (2014)

A Language of the Solomon Islands by Greg Mellow

crustacean arimango Mud Crab. Scylla serrata gafe crab (generic) gafe arite Spotted Reef Crab. Carpilius maculatus gafe gafe faruta ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology (2016)

Oldest known crustacean larva, Wujicaris muelleri from the lower Cambrian of China (520 million years old), already closely resembling modern larval morphology. (b) Modern-type mantis shrimp larva from the Upper Jurassic Solnhofen ...

Google previewDictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism (2009)

by A & C Black Publishers Ltd

crustacean shed periodically as the animals grow, e.g. crabs or lobsters crustacean crustacean /kr|steiʃ(ə)n/ noun SEA- FOOD an animal with a hard shell, usually living in the sea, e.g. a lobster, crab or shrimp The crayfish is afreshwater ...

Google previewEnvironmental Law Lexicon (2015)

by Nicholas A. Robinson

CRUSTACEAN: A large class of (arthropodan) animals, usually aquatic, bearing a horny shell, such as lobsters, barnacles, shrimps, water fleas, etc. [TIE]; crustacean includes any part, product, egg, or offspring thereof, or the dead body or ...

Google previewConcise Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia (1998)

by Joseph C. Salamone

CRUSTACEAN CHITIN SYNTHESIS Subcellular organelles, particularly the Golgi complex, are crucial to the synthesis of chitin in the crustaceans. The crustacean cuticle consists of a protein-polysaccharide complex where chitin is covalently ...

Google previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

python crushing tooth molar crush inward stave crush noisily crunch crush out of shape stave crush to powder grind, pound crush underfoot trample crush utterly overwhelm crush with teeth chew, grind crustacean barnacle, crab, crayfish, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Farm Animal Nutrition (2004)

by M. F. Fuller

Crustacean feeding 127 128 Crustacean feeding OFFSHORE COASTAL ESTUARY Mysis Protozoea Megalopa Nauplius. and also because not all the N present in biological materials is in the form of protein. Compounds, other than protein, ...

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Scrabble value of C3R1U1S1T1A1C3E1A1N1

The value of this 10-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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