noun geo·duck \ˈgü-ē-ˌdək\

Definition of geoduck

  1. :  a large edible burrowing clam (Panopea generosa synonym P. abrupta) of the Pacific coast of North America that usually weighs two to three pounds (about one kilogram)

Origin and Etymology of geoduck

Lushootseed (Salishan language of the Puget Sound region) gʷídəq

First Known Use: 1881

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