mole crab


noun

a burrowing crustacean of the genus Emerita, found on sandy ocean beaches of North America, having a distinctly curved carapace.

Nearby words

  1. moldovan,
  2. moldwarp,
  3. moldy,
  4. moldy fig,
  5. mole,
  6. mole cricket,
  7. mole drain,
  8. mole fraction,
  9. mole mapping,
  10. mole plow

Also called sandbug.

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