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English

Pink abalone.

Etymology

From American Spanish abulón, from Southern Ohlone (Rumsen) aulón. Used in English since the 19th Century.

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Noun

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abalone

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  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) An edible univalve mollusc of the genus Haliotis, having a shell lined with mother-of-pearl.

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Wikisource, as part of the 1911 Encyclopedia Wikiproject, has original text related to this article:
  • Wikipedia-logo.png Abalone on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • abalone” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • abalone” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • abalone” in WordNet 2.0, Princeton University, 2003.

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