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Synonyms for whelk

a ridge or bump raised on the flesh, as by a lash or blow

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large marine snail much used as food in Europe

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large carnivorous marine gastropods of coastal waters and intertidal regions having a strong snail-like shell

gather whelk

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Once Upon a Time in New Jersey" is stuffed with enough food references, from gorgonzola to calzones to scungilli, to make you hungry.
Especially when the murderers dress in black, wield a mean Fifth Amendment, and have a taste for great scungilli.
Sempre in materia di criteri sorgono altri dubbi: perche definire tuttiifrutti e scungilli degli <<americanismi>> (categoria lessicografica del resto non spiegata)?
Most items are sourced from New York's Fulton Fish Market and the selection includes not only the typical lobster, shrimp, tilapia and salmon, but also Italian specialties, such as octopus, scungilli, mussels salad and fruit Dimare (salad of the sea), made with squid, calamari, shrimp, scungilli, octopus, crabmeat, olives, celery, lemon juice, oil and vinegar.
And in the seafood arena, it's the cioppino that satisfies most, closely followed in gratification by a refreshing, cold, lemony salad of scungilli and calamari ($7.