Definition of Mussels. Meaning of Mussels. Synonyms of Mussels

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Definition of Mussels

Mussel
Mussel Mus"sel, n. [See Muscle, 3.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of many species of marine bivalve shells of the genus Mytilus, and related genera, of the family Mytid[ae]. The common mussel (Mytilus edulis; see Illust. under Byssus), and the larger, or horse, mussel (Modiola modiolus), inhabiting the shores both of Europe and America, are edible. The former is extensively used as food in Europe. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of Unio, and related fresh-water genera; -- called also river mussel. See Naiad, and Unio. Mussel digger (Zo["o]l.), the grayback whale. See Gray whale, under Gray.

Meaning of Mussels from wikipedia

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- Other mussel species frequently represent the most stable objects in silty substrates, and zebra mussels attach to, and often kill these mussels. They...
- around the world. Systematically blue mussels consist of a group of (at least) three closely related taxa of mussels, known as the Mytilus edulis complex...
- Stuffed mussels (Turkish: Midye dolma) is a generic name for meals made of plump orange mussels, herbed and ****ed rice, pine nuts, and occasionally currants...
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- considering similar bans. In June 2008, the mussels were confirmed in Lake Granby, Colorado. The larva form of quagga mussels were found in the water. After 5 years...
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- dish of mussels and fries originating in Belgium. It is also po****r in Jersey and France. The title of the dish is French, moules meaning mussels and frites...
- June and July, male freshwater pearl mussels release sperm into the water, where they are inhaled by female mussels. Inside the female, the fertilized eggs...
- copper than mussels. Mussels will ac****ulate about 3 times more lead than oysters. A report over a 20-year period released by the Mussel Watch Program...
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