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synonyms for mussel

  • clam
  • conch
  • crawfish
  • crustacean
  • lobster
  • mollusk
  • oyster
  • prawn
  • scallop
  • shrimp
  • snail
  • barnacle
  • crayfish
  • piddock
  • whelk
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How to use mussel in a sentence

Bivalves — clams, mussels and oysters — can seem intimidating if you’re not used to cooking them.
6 SIMPLE RECIPES TO SHOWCASE CLAMS, MUSSELS AND OYSTERSKARI SONDEJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
You’ll find good mussel farms in the Atlantic off the northeastern coast of the United States as well as in the Pacific Northwest.
MUSSELS ARE SIMPLE TO PREPARE, AND ADD TASTY DRAMA TO THE TABLEMARTHA HOLMBERGOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Check over the mussels to look for “gapers” — mussels that are open.
MUSSELS ARE SIMPLE TO PREPARE, AND ADD TASTY DRAMA TO THE TABLEMARTHA HOLMBERGOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Blue mussels can be found on both of America’s coasts, and prefer the cooler waters of Maine and New England.
14 WILD EDIBLES YOU CAN PULL RIGHT OUT OF THE OCEANBY BOB MCNALLY/FIELD & STREAMOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The most important varieties are likely the California mussel and the blue or common mussel.
14 WILD EDIBLES YOU CAN PULL RIGHT OUT OF THE OCEANBY BOB MCNALLY/FIELD & STREAMOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Zebra mussels eat the algae that native mussels and other aquatic animals need to survive.
CONSERVATION IS GOING TO THE DOGSALISON PEARCE STEVENSAPRIL 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The Chinese and natives of the place chew this nut with betel-leaf and calcined mussel-shells.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
There was no welcome on Mrs. Mussel's mat, but I'm still glowing.
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
Mrs. Mussel gets five of it and the rest I may waste in riotous living.
JANE JOURNEYS ONRUTH COMFORT MITCHELL
The boats that were hovering about on the sea looked no bigger than mussel shells.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO MUSSEL

  • barnacle
  • clam
  • conch
  • crawfish
  • crayfish
  • crustacean
  • lobster
  • mollusk
  • mussel
  • oyster
  • piddock
  • prawn
  • scallop
  • shrimp
  • snail
  • whelk
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.