she-crab

noun
\ ˈshē-ˈkrab How to pronounce she-crab (audio) \

Definition of she-crab

: an immature female blue crab

First Known Use of she-crab

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“She-crab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/she-crab. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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