edible mussel


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Noun1.edible mussel - a mussel with a dark shell that lives attached to rocksedible mussel - a mussel with a dark shell that lives attached to rocks
genus Mytilus, Mytilus - type genus of the family Mytilidae: smooth-shelled marine mussels
marine mussel, mytilid - marine bivalve mollusk having a dark elongated shell; live attached to solid objects especially in intertidal zones
mussel - black marine bivalves usually steamed in wine
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Reproduction and recruitment in Schleswig-Holstein edible mussel (Mytilus edulis L.
There are about 17 varieties of edible mussels differing in size, shape, color and, of course, flavor and relative chewiness.