Dungeness crab


Dungeness crab
Dun′ge•ness crab′
[[t]ˈdʌn dʒəˌnɛs, ˌdʌn dʒəˈnɛs[/t]] n.
ivt a crab, Cancer magister, of North American Pacific coastal waters
Etymology: 1920–25; after Dungeness, village in NW Washington

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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