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spiny lobster

noun

Definition of SPINY LOBSTER

:  any of several edible crustaceans (family Palinuridae, especially genus Panulirus) distinguished from true lobsters by the simple unenlarged first pair of legs and claws and the spiny carapace
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First Known Use of SPINY LOBSTER

1819
SPINY LOBSTER Defined for Kids

spiny lobster

noun

Definition of SPINY LOBSTER for Kids

:  a sea animal that is related to and resembles the lobster

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