soft-shell clam

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an edible clam with thin oval-shaped shell found in coastal regions of the United States and Europe

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The disease probably originated in a single soft-shell clam at least 40 years ago, researchers report in the April 9 Cell.
The support for soft-shell crab production should help raise the country's revenue from crab in general amid declining figures in many years.
All of these consignments comprised of withered frozen meat of turtles or body parts of soft-shell species.
Soft-shell crabs, often called "busters," are sold in several sizes.
Color photographs illustrate such culinary delights as "Lobster Stew", "Fried Soft-Shell Crabs", "Baked Haddock with Maine Shrimp Sauce", "Linguine with Calamari in Red Sauce", "Swordfish Steaks with Ginger and Soy", "Truffle Scallops with Greens" and much more.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- First-time visitors to the Euphrates or Tigris rivers, which are home to the Euphrates soft-shell turtle, often mistake the marine reptile for a crocodile at first glance, locals often report.
Flexible, multilayer soft-shell fabrics are a major component of insulating apparel, and Swiss innovator Schoeller sets a new standard with Corkshell.
Many recreational shell fishermen are now concerned about the soft-shell clam (steamer) population in Barnstable.
London, April 29 ( ANI ): Researchers working under the Joint International Turtle Genomes Consortium have completed the genome sequencing of soft-shell turtle (Pelodiscus sinensis) and green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas).
It's all about delivering an authentic flavour of the Orient from something as simple as a basket of steamed dumplings to our signature Kong Po Lobster dish or the pairing of Soft-Shell crab with Crispy Calamari.
In their latest effort to do as much, they've succeeded with a small, color-shifting soft-shell robotic snail.
As if this weren't enough, there's also the issue of soft-shell versus hard-shell lobsters.
Its effectiveness on fabrics like denim, soft-shell and fleece has also been proven.
No soft-shell polyester or spongy neoprene--not even nylon.
The Discreet Carry Jacket is a soft-shell performance jacket featuring a poly-modal blend that provides wind- and water-resistance, and features built-in magazine and accessory loops and hidden accessory tunnel.