Recent Examples of abalone from the Web
Most recently, Blake Lively was spotted stepping out to celebrate Valentine’s Day in a stunning pair of abalone shell earrings from Kendra Scott’s newest Spring 2018 collection.
After one restoration, another: a bowl of abalone juk at Mountain Cafe, a checkerboard of banchan stretching across the table.
Inside, officers found a freezer containing 89 packaged abalone.
The shadow palette is inspired by the colors of an abalone shell and the many jewels of the ocean.
Instead, these divers primarily plunge underwater for aquatic jewels such as sea urchin, turban snails, and, the ultimate prize, abalone.
The number of white abalone grew so low that the males and females weren’t close enough to reproduce, which plunged them even closer to extinction.
Some researchers are studying proteins in abalone shells in hopes of creating stronger body armor, for instance.
Taiwanese Dining Is a Convivial, the More-the-Merrier Affair Seafood-loving diners will especially dig Taipei’s restaurants, where the highlights of a menu often run the gamut from squid to scallops to abalone.
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Origin and Etymology of abalone
First Known Use: 1850See Words from the same year
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