an edible clam, Mya arenaria, inhabiting waters along both coasts of North America, having an oval, relatively thin, whitish shell.
any of several marine clams of the genus Mya, esp M. arenaria, an edible species of coastal regions of the US and Europe, having a thin brittle shell Sometimes shortened to soft-shell Compare quahog
noun 1. a coarse, heavy lap robe used by ship passengers sitting in deck chairs.
noun 1. a rectangular traveling trunk low enough to slide under a bunk on a ship.
noun 1. a person who installs and repairs steampipes and their accessories.
noun, Meteorology. 1. fog caused by cold air flowing over a body of comparatively warm water, the vapor condensing in small convective columns near the water surface and giving the appearance of smoke or steam.