Definition of Lobsters. Meaning of Lobsters. Synonyms of Lobsters
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Definition of Lobsters
LobsterLobster Lob"ster, n. [AS. loppestre, lopystre prob., corrupted
fr. L. locusta a marine shellfish, a kind of lobster, a
locust. Cf. Locust.] (Zo["o]l.)
Any large macrurous crustacean used as food, esp. those of
the genus Homarus; as the American lobster (H.
Americanus), and the European lobster (H. vulgaris). The
Norwegian lobster (Nephrops Norvegicus) is similar in form.
All these have a pair of large unequal claws. The spiny
lobsters of more southern waters, belonging to Palinurus,
Panulirus, and allied genera, have no large claws. The
fresh-water crayfishes are sometimes called lobsters.
Lobster caterpillar (Zo["o]l.), the caterpillar of a
European bombycid moth (Stauropus fagi); -- so called
from its form.
Lobster louse (Zo["o]l.), a copepod crustacean
(Nicotho["e] astaci) parasitic on the gills of the
Lobster Lob"ster, n.
As a term of opprobrium or contempt: A gullible, awkward,
bungling, or undesirable person. [Slang]
Meaning of Lobsters from wikipedia
- Lobsters comprise
also Homaridae) of large marine
have long bodies
tails, and live...
- The Lobster
is a 2015 absurdist dystopian black comedy
film directed, co-written, and co-produced by Yorgos
Lanthimos, co-produced by Ceci Dempsy, Ed...
- and seas. They are not true lobsters
, but are more closely related
to spiny lobsters
and furry lobsters
. Slipper lobsters
are instantly recognisable
- Spiny lobsters
, also known
as langustas, langouste, or rock lobsters
, are a family
(Palinuridae) of about
crustaceans, in the Decapoda...
- causes black lesions
on the lobsters
carapaces, reducing their saleability
and sometimes killing
. Limp lobster disease caused
to one of the following: Lobster fishing Caridoid escape
reaction, swimming backwards
- Furry lobsters
(sometimes called coral lobsters
) are small decapod
crustaceans, closely related
to the slipper lobsters
and spiny lobsters
. The antennae...
- Blue lobster
to either: Procambarus
alleni, a blue crayfish commonly called
a blue lobster Homarus
gammarus, the European
or common lobster
- spiny lobsters
will flex their muscular
tail in order
the predator, backwards. There
is an annual
migration, in which spiny lobsters enter
- A lobster
is a clawed marine
may also refer
to: Spiny lobsters
, slipper lobsters
, furry lobsters
, and squat lobsters
, non-clawed marine...
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