THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of round clam
An Americanism dating back to 1835–45
Words nearby round clam
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British Dictionary definitions for round clam
another name for the quahog
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