huitre

Definitions of huitre
  1. noun
    edible body of any of numerous oysters
    synonyms: oyster
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    types:
    oysters Rockefeller
    oysters spread with butter and spinach and seasonings and baked on the half shell
    blue point, bluepoint
    oysters originally from Long Island Sound but now from anywhere along the northeastern seacoast; usually eaten raw
    type of:
    shellfish
    meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
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