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1. hard-shell clam, quahaug, quahog, round clam

Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes

2. hard clam, hard-shell clam, mercenaria mercenaria, quahaug, quahog, round clam, venus mercenaria

an edible American clam; the heavy shells were used as money by some American Indians

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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An edible clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) of the Atlantic coast of North America, having a hard rounded shell. Also called hard-shell clam, round clam.

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