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Definition 1: large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for crayfish in the sense of this definition

(crayfish is a kind of ...) any of several edible marine crustaceans of the families Homaridae and Nephropsidae and Palinuridae

(crayfish is a part of ...) warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California

(... is a member of crayfish) type genus of the family Palinuridae

Definition 2: small freshwater decapod crustacean that resembles a lobster - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for crayfish in the sense of this definition

(crayfish is a kind of ...) crustaceans characteristically having five pairs of locomotor appendages each joined to a segment of the thorax

(... is a kind of crayfish ) small crayfish of Europe and Asia and western North America

(... is a kind of crayfish ) common large crayfishes of eastern North America

(... is a member of crayfish) crayfish

Definition 3: tiny lobster-like crustaceans usually boiled briefly - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for crayfish in the sense of this definition

(crayfish is a kind of ...) meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)

(... is part of crayfish) small crayfish of Europe and Asia and western North America

(... is part of crayfish) common large crayfishes of eastern North America

Definition 4: warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for crayfish in the sense of this definition

(crayfish is a kind of ...) meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)

(... is part of crayfish) large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters

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