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[lahng-gaws-tah; English lang-gos-tuh]
noun, plural lan·gos·tas [lahng-gaws-tahs; English lang-gos-tuh z] /lɑŋˈgɔs tɑs; English læŋˈgɒs təz/. Spanish.
  1. spiny lobster.
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Examples from the Web for langosta

Historical Examples of langosta

  • This creature is called by the natives the “chapulin,” or langosta.

    The Western World

    W.H.G. Kingston

  • They have a salt-water relative that is most excellent eating, as is also the lobster (langosta) of Cuban waters.

    Cuba, Old and New

    Albert Gardner Robinson