zebra mussel

noun
a small striped freshwater mussel from NE Europe, Dreissena polymorpha: introduced to the Great Lakes in the 1980s and deleteriously affecting water pipes, other fauna, etc.
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zebra mussel
 
n
(Canadian) a small striped variety of mussel

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In other cases, such as the zebra mussel and feral pigs, only control cost data are collected.
The information on zebra mussel densities and the bay segmentation scheme is repeated in this report for convenience.
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