bay scallop

Definitions of bay scallop
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n a small scallop inhabiting shallow waters and mud flats of the Atlantic coast of North America

Synonyms:
Pecten irradians
Type of:
escallop, scallop, scollop
edible marine bivalve having a fluted fan-shaped shell that swim by expelling water from the shell in a series of snapping motions

n muscle of small choice shallow-water scallops

Type of:
escallop, scallop, scollop
edible muscle of mollusks having fan-shaped shells; served broiled or poached or in salads or cream sauces

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