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river prawn

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  1. river prawnnoun

    large Australian prawn

  2. long-clawed prawn, river prawn, Palaemon australisnoun

    large (a foot or more) edible freshwater prawn common in Australian rivers


  1. river prawn

    A river prawn refers to any type of prawn species that predominantly inhabits freshwater environments such as rivers and lakes, as opposed to ocean or other saltwater habitats. They are crustaceans, similar to lobsters but smaller in size, and are part of the decapod family. River prawns are usually consumed as food, are commonly used in dishes worldwide, and are also farmed in many parts of the world.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of river prawn in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of river prawn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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