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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soft-shell clam, steamer, steamer clam, long-neck clamnoun

    a clam that is usually steamed in the shell

  2. soft-shell clam, steamer, steamer clam, long-neck clam, Mya arenarianoun

    an edible clam with thin oval-shaped shell found in coastal regions of the United States and Europe

Wikipedia

  1. steamer clam

    Soft-shell clams (American English) or sand gaper (British English/Europe), scientific name Mya arenaria, popularly called "steamers", "softshells", "piss clams", "Ipswich clams", or "Essex clams", are a species of edible saltwater clam, a marine bivalve mollusk in the family Myidae.

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  1. steamer clam

    A steamer clam is a term commonly used to refer to various species of soft-shell clams (such as Mya arenaria) found primarily along the East Coast of the United States. These bivalve mollusks are popular in seafood dishes and are often prepared by steaming, hence the name. The term can also sometimes refer to other types of clams suitable for steaming.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of steamer clam in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of steamer clam in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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