spiny lobster

noun

Definition of spiny lobster

:any of several edible crustaceans (family Palinuridae, especially genus Panulirus) distinguished from true lobsters by the simple unenlarged first pair of legs and claws and the spiny carapace

First Known Use of spiny lobster

1819


SPINY LOBSTER Defined for Kids

spiny lobster

noun

Definition of spiny lobster for Students

:a sea animal that is related to and resembles the lobster

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