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crustacean
American English: /krəˈsteɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /krʌˈsteɪʃn/

Translation of crustacean in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • On the coast, the plovers' diet consists of marine worms, crustaceans, and small mollusks.
    • The significance of this is that other species such as shellfish and crustaceans feeding in plankton could be affected.
    • Marine scientists have found evidence of similar patterns among shoreline species like crabs, crustaceans and seaweed.

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