Calico-clam



any marine bivalve mollusk of the genus Macrocallista, especially M. nimbosa, having a smooth, thick, rounded shell marked with violet-brown or lilac spots or streaks.

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    lady crab. a brightly speckled swimming crab, Ovalipes ocellatus, of sandy beaches along the Atlantic coast of the U.S.

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    dressed in calico. Historical Examples Daisy’s Necklace Thomas Bailey Aldrich Whirligigs O. Henry

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