black-tailed shrimp

noun

Definition of black-tailed shrimp

: a dark-colored edible shrimp (Crago nigricauda) common from California to Alaska in relatively shallow water

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“Black-tailed shrimp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black-tailed%20shrimp. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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