Associations to the word «Abalone»
ABALONE, noun. (US) (Australia) An edible univalve mollusc of the genus Haliotis, having a shell lined with mother-of-pearl. [Mid 19th century.]
ABALONE, noun. (US) (Australia) The meat of the aforementioned mollusc. [Mid 19th century.]
ABALONE, proper noun. (trademark) A game played on an hexagonal board where the goal is to "push" the opponent's pieces off the board.
ABALONE, noun. Any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.