Examples of shellfish in a Sentence
lobsters, crabs, and other shellfish
Recent Examples of shellfish from the Web
Among the most well-documented of these new threats is the spread of ocean-traveling Vibrio bacteria that can sicken or kill unsuspecting swimmers or shellfish eaters, even though these bacteria need warm water to survive.
Similar devices operate off the U.S. East and West coasts to protect the shellfish industry.
The Bristol Bay red king crab fishery is off to a slow start compared to last year, according to Miranda Westphal, shellfish biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Unalaska.
But recently, all but one of the experimental areas were closed down due their proximity to salmon and shellfish farms.
New moons signify beginnings, and watery shellfish always benefit from clean and tranquil dwellings.
Among other factors, abnormally warm water temperatures over the past few years, partly because of a strong El Niño, have caused the toxin to show up in marine mammals and shellfish more often than usual.
More information is available from the shellfish safety information hotline at 800-448-2474; or visit the Department of Agriculture shellfish web page.
Severe food allergies, such as ones to peanuts or shellfish, can be fatal; others can cause vomiting, skin rashes, or runny noses, among other symptoms.
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First Known Use of shellfish
before 12th century
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