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snow crab

noun
1.
an edible spider crab of the North Pacific, Chionoecetes opilio, commercially important as a frozen seafood product.
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  • He, his brother, and a cousin fish for snow crab and redfish.
  • For starters you might try the snow crab cakes or the spicy mussels.
  • The dinner menu also features a coconut catfish dish and snow crab clusters served with fresh lemon slices and melted butter.
  • You'll also find snow crab legs, scallops, lobster and shrimp here.
British Dictionary definitions for snow crab

snow crab

noun
1.
(Canadian) an edible crab with long thin legs found off the coasts of Eastern Canada
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