seafood

noun sea·food \ ˈsē-ˌfüd \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of seafood

:edible marine fish and shellfish

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First Known Use of seafood

1836


SEAFOOD Defined for English Language Learners

seafood

noun

Definition of seafood for English Language Learners

  • : fish and shellfish that live in the ocean and are used for food


SEAFOOD Defined for Kids

seafood

noun sea·food \ ˈsē-ˌfüd \

Definition of seafood for Students

:saltwater fish and shellfish used as food


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