lady crab

noun

Definition of lady crab

  1. 1 :  a brightly spotted swimming crab (Ovalipes ocellatus) that is very common on the sandy shores of the Atlantic coast of the U.S.

  2. 2 :  a crab (Portunus puber) of the English coasts that is closely related and similar to the American lady crab

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1844

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1844


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