noun, plural (especially collectively) shell·fish, (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) shell·fish·es.
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Absurd as it sounds, this video of a stingray snacking on shellfish may be the most soothing scene that’s floated across our screens this year.Listen to the soothing sounds of a snacking stingray|Purbita Saha|February 4, 2021|Popular Science
Two men stepped out and entered a modest seafood restaurant called Mario's Fresh Shellfish.
Over the course of the Old Testament God firms up the regulations about consuming shellfish and pork.Diet Like Jesus: What the Bible Says About How to Eat|Candida Moss|October 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Eat: The area is renowned for its cuisine, especially fish, shellfish, hearty rice dishes, and stews.Nine Amazing Places To Skinny Dip Around The World|Erin Cunningham|September 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
However, the Spanish government says the cement blocks impaired Spanish fishermen from trolling the same waters for shellfish.
This disease is caused by naturally occurring toxins that are found in the tissue of some shellfish.Necrotizing Fasciitis, Blinding Larvae & More Scary Diseases|Casey Schwartz|May 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
These fish are very tempting and delicate, and are not so injurious as shellfish are apt to be.
The shores appear to abound with shellfish, although Dampier thought that shells hereabouts were scarce.
It is called "ostrum" because it is taken from the shells of marine shellfish.Ten Books on Architecture|Vitruvius
Farewell to sumptuous suppers of shellfish and Rueda wine in the Caf de la Marina!The Fourth Estate, vol.1|Armando Palacio Valds
The chief food of these people seemed to be the bulbs of the water-lilies, fish and shellfish.Wanderings Among South Sea Savages And in Borneo and the Philippines|H. Wilfrid Walker