[PLURAL, (ESPECIALLY COLLECTIVELY) CRAY·FISH, (ESPECIALLY REFERRING TO TWO OR MORE KINDS OR SPECIES) CRAY·FISH·ES.]
any freshwater decapod crustacean of the genera Astacus and Cambarus, closely related to but smaller than the lobsters.
any of several similar marine crustaceans, especially the spiny lobster.
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crayfish definition, meaning, what is crayfish: a small animal that lives in rivers
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pl. (see fish) -·fish·, -·fish·es. ⌂ any of various families of small, usually freshwater
decapods somewhat resembling little lobsters; spiny lobster; the flesh of a ...
n warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa
usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California. Synonyms:
Some crayfish. ... The term crayfish predominates in the region of New England
and in New York ... Crayfish on Wikipedia. crayfish at OneLook Dictionary Search
Morphology of a crayfish: edible freshwater crustacean, with pincers on the two
forelegs. Claw: ends of the largest of a crayfish limbs. Rostrum: extension of a ...
crayfish meaning, definition, English dictionary, synonym, see also 'crawfish',
catfish',craftily',craft', Reverso dictionary, English simple definition, English ...
"small, freshwater lobster," early 14c., crevis, from Old French crevice "crayfish" (
13c., Modern French écrevisse), probably from Frankish *krebitja or a similar ...