a large prawn, Nephrops norvegicus, used for food.

1910–15; < French < Spanish langostino, equivalent to langost(a) crayfish (< Vulgar Latin, for Latin locusta kind of crustacean, locust) + -ino -ine1 Unabridged
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langoustine (ˌlɒŋɡuːsˈtiːn)
a large prawn or small lobster
[from French, diminutive of langouste]

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Its specialties include several dishes featuring local shellfish, including rock lobster, langoustine and prawns.
He'll serve a langoustine flanked by barely cooked tiny yellow carrots and a minute fronded radish.
The langoustine are creel-caught, the salmon organic, and the scallops landed by divers.
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