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crayfish

cray·fish [or] craw·fish

crayfish [or] crawfish

 
pronunciation:
kreI fIsh [or] kraw fIsh
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part of speech: noun
inflections: crawfish, crawfishes, crayfish, crayfishes
definition: a small animal with a hard, jointed shell that lives in fresh water. Crayfish are crustaceans and are closely related to lobsters.
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  arthropod, crustacean, invertebrate