Examples of shellfish in a Sentence
lobsters, crabs, and other shellfish
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For instance, Sadick says some people develop facial eczema after having an allergic reaction to eggs, peanuts, and/or shellfish.
HB Seafood opened in 2014, offering lobster rolls, fried shellfish platters and fish tacos, but Matt Malahan says the business ultimately proved to be too seasonal, as the majority of customers would just dine there in the summertime.
On the other end of the spectrum, the Seviche de Camaron, briefly blanched shellfish marinated in a bath of lime juice, along with red onions, cilantro, and avocado, is a vibrant plunge into a bracingly tart shock of citric flavor.
In 1960, marine biologist Alister Hardy suggested a branch of human ancestors may have been forced by competition to leave the trees and live off shellfish by the sea shore.
Remove lid and use spoon to push shellfish into center of pot.
Federal action is far from certain, but those who depend on shellfish warn of an increasingly dire problem.
The Weed Control Board was considering proposals that would set the stage for use of the pesticide Imazamox to kill Japanese eelgrass, a nonnative species that growers said was choking out shellfish beds.
There'll be an oyster-shucking room and a wood oven to roast the shellfish - an old Gulf Coast practice that's currently having a Houston revival.
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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
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