Definition of shore crab in English:
A crab that inhabits the seashore and shallow waters.
- Several species, in particular the dark green common shore crab (Carcinus maenas, family Carcinidae) of Europe
- This one moved with startling speed to capture a shore crab that was walking across the stone wall of a slipway.
- The shore crab is not alone on and in the vicinity of European shores.
- Common lobsters, edible crabs, velvet swimming crabs, shore crabs and hermit crabs were common.