edible mussel


edible mussel
 съедобная мидия

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  • edible mussel — noun a mussel with a dark shell that lives attached to rocks • Syn: ↑Mytilus edulis • Hypernyms: ↑marine mussel, ↑mytilid • Member Holonyms: ↑Mytilus, ↑genus Mytilus …   Useful english dictionary

  • mussel — noun 1》 a marine bivalve mollusc with a dark brown or purplish black shell. [Mytilus edulis (edible mussel) and other species, family Mytilidae.] 2》 a freshwater bivalve mollusc, some kinds of which produce small pearls. [Family Unionidae.]… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Edible naiad — Conservation status Endangered (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Mussel — Mus sel, n. [See {Muscle}, 3.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of many species of marine bivalve shells of the genus {Mytilus}, and related genera, of the family {Mytid[ae]}. The common mussel ({Mytilus edulis}; see Illust. under {Byssus}), and the larger …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mussel digger — Mussel Mus sel, n. [See {Muscle}, 3.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of many species of marine bivalve shells of the genus {Mytilus}, and related genera, of the family {Mytid[ae]}. The common mussel ({Mytilus edulis}; see Illust. under {Byssus}), and the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mussel — [mus′əl] n. [ME muscle < OE, akin to OHG muscula, both < VL * muscula, for L musculus, mussel, MUSCLE] any of various bivalve mollusks; specif., a) any of a sometimes edible saltwater family (Mytilidae) that anchors to rocks, ships, etc. by …   English World dictionary

  • Mussel — Not to be confused with muscle. Mussel Blue mussels Mytilus edulis in the intertidal zone in Cornwall, England Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • mussel — /mus euhl/, n. any bivalve mollusk, esp. an edible marine bivalve of the family Mytilidae and a freshwater clam of the family Unionidae. [bef. 1000; ME, OE muscle < VL *muscula, var. of L musculus little mouse, sea mussel. See MUSCLE] * * * Any… …   Universalium

  • mussel — noun /ˈmʌsəl/ A small edible bivalve shellfish of the families Unionidae (fresh water mussels) and Mytilidae (salt water mussels). See Also: zebra mussel, mussel bed, mussel bed …   Wiktionary

  • mussel — mus•sel [[t]ˈmʌs əl[/t]] n. ivt any bivalve mollusk, esp. an edible marine bivalve of the family Mytilidae and a freshwater clam of the family Unionidae • Etymology: bef. 1000; ME, OE muscle < VL *mūscula, fem. der. of L mūsculus little mouse …   From formal English to slang

  • mussel — /ˈmʌsəl / (say musuhl) noun any bivalve mollusc, especially an edible marine bivalve of the family Mytilidae and a freshwater bivalve of the family Unionidae. {Middle Low German; replacing Middle English and Old English muscle, from Late Latin… …   Australian English dictionary