crabmeat

noun crab·meat \ ˈkrab-ˌmēt \
Updated on: 22 Nov 2017

Definition of crabmeat

: the edible part of a crab

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First Known Use of crabmeat

1876


CRABMEAT Defined for English Language Learners

crabmeat

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Definition of crabmeat for English Language Learners

  • : the meat of a crab eaten as food


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