black crab

noun

Definition of black crab

: a brilliantly marked edible land crab (Gecarcinus ruricola) of southern Florida and the West Indies that is noted for its annual mass migrations to the sea for the hatching of the eggs and is considered a great delicacy

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“Black crab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black%20crab. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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