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abalone

Pronunciación: /ˌabəˈlōnē/
/ˈabəˌlōnē/

sustantivo

An edible mollusk of warm seas that has a shallow ear-shaped shell lined with mother-of-pearl and pierced with respiratory holes. Also called ear shell.
  • Genus Haliotis, family Haliotidae, class Gastropoda
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Brains of limpets and abalones are much simpler than brains of garden snails and slugs in histological differentiation.
  • Otters mostly feed on invertebrates such as urchins, squid, octopus, crabs, abalone and other mollusks.
  • However, the farms were started up only recently, and it takes about seven years for the abalone to reach a size where they may be harvested.

Origen

Mid 19th century: via Latin American Spanish from aulun, from an American Indian language of Monterey Bay, California.

Palabras que riman con abalone

Albinoni, Annigoni, Antonioni, baloney, Bodoni, boloney, bony, calzone, cannelloni, canzone, cicerone, coney, conversazione, coronae, crony, Gaborone, Giorgione, macaroni, Manzoni, Marconi, mascarpone, minestrone, Moroni, Mulroney, padrone, panettoni, pepperoni, phoney, polony, pony, rigatoni, Shoshone, Sloaney, stony, Toni, tony, zabaglione

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División en sílabas: ab·a·lo·ne

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