Abalone

All possible synonyms of the word Abalone as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abalone, ear-shell

Definition

  • any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior

Synonyms

  • abalone
  • ear-shell

Hypernyms

  • gastropod, univalve: a class of mollusks typically having a one-piece coiled shell and flattened muscular foot with a head bearing stalked eyes

Member holonyms

  • Haliotis, genus Haliotis: type genus of the family Haliotidae

Hyponyms

  • ormer, sea-ear, Haliotis tuberculata: an abalone found near the Channel Islands

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