quahog

1. noun /koʊhɒɡ/
a) An edible clam with a hard shell found along the Atlantic Coast of North America; scientific name Venus mercenaria.
b) Very small clams used in chowders and other clam dishes.
2. verb /koʊhɒɡ/
To fish for quahogs.

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  • quahog — also quahaug noun Etymology: modification of Narragansett poquaûhock Date: 1753 a thick shelled edible clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) of the United States …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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