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lobster

lob·ster

lobster

 
pronunciation:
lab str
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part of speech: noun
inflections: lobster, lobsters
definition 1: any of several large edible marine crustaceans with four pairs of legs and a pair of large claws.
How many lobsters did they catch?
 
definition 2: the flesh of the lobster eaten as food.
Americans often eat lobster with melted butter and lemon.
definition 3: any of various similar or related crustaceans, such as certain crayfish.
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