Definition of oyster cracker in English:

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oyster cracker

Entry from US English dictionary


A small, round soda cracker served with soup, oysters, etc.
Example sentences
  • Some examples of this sort are the small oyster cracker, used on top of seafood chowders, and the crackers known as ship's biscuit (or pilot biscuit or sea biscuit).
  • Remove bay leaf before serving; top with parsley and serve with oyster crackers.
  • New England Clam Chowder with oyster crackers would also be a fitting selection.

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Syllabification: oys·ter crack·er

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