Associations to the word «Quahaug»

Wiktionary

QUAHAUG, noun. An edible clam with a hard shell found along the Atlantic Coast of North America, Venus mercenaria
QUAHAUG, noun. Large clams used in chowders and other clam dishes.

Dictionary definition

QUAHAUG, noun. Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes.
QUAHAUG, noun. An edible American clam; the heavy shells were used as money by some American Indians.

Wise words

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