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seafood

Syllabification: sea·food
Pronunciation: /ˈsēˌfo͞od
 
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Definition of seafood in English:

noun

Shellfish and sea fish, served as food.
Example sentences
  • It is a concentrated source of natural astaxanthin, found in fish and seafood species, ‘an effective anti-inflammatory and a powerful antioxidant,’ the company says.
  • Southeast Asia's imports of U.S. consumer-oriented foods and edible seafood products were growing rapidly before the crisis.
  • He's not a fisherman, hunter, or an environmentalist, but he enjoys fresh fish and seafood.

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