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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fair′y shrimp`(n.)

  1. any transparent branchiopod crustacean of the order Anostraca, of freshwater ponds.

    Category: Invertebrates

Origin of fairy shrimp:

1855–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fairy shrimp(noun)

    small freshwater branchiopod having a transparent body with many appendages; swims on its back

Wiktionary

  1. fairy shrimp(Noun)

    A small freshwater branchiopod having a transparent body with many appendages and swimming on its back.

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