Examples of shellfish in a Sentence
lobsters, crabs, and other shellfish
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The Calusa, however, relied mainly on catching fish like mullet, sharks, turtles, shellfish, and other animals from the coasts, estuaries, and mangrove forests around their villages.
The modern Italian steakhouse menu created by chefs John Coletta and José Sosa features products sourced from around the globe: meat, seafood, shellfish, vegetables and authentic Italian pastas and risottos.
Oyster mushrooms, however, are a fantastic whole food alternative to shellfish.
For seafood and shellfish, brine as little as 30 minutes and up two hours.
Wildlife experts counter that the entire coastal ecosystem, including the valuable shellfish, faces collapse without otters and other predators to keep things in balance.
Highly allergenic foods include cow’s milk, eggs, peanut, tree nuts, soy, wheat, shellfish and fish.
That’s because warming seas will force many of North America’s most valuable fish and shellfish stocks north in coming decades, a major new modeling study finds, potentially creating headaches for the fishing industry and government regulators.
More balanced was my companion’s small plate of insalata di mare, with asparagus and mixed shellfish, including crab, mussels, shrimp and calamari.
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SHELLFISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shellfish for English Language Learners
: an animal (such as a crab or an oyster) that has a hard outer shell and that lives in water
SHELLFISH Defined for Kids
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