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crayfish

a decapod crustacean (suborder Macrura) that possesses an elongate body of the CARIDOID FACIES type.
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He picked apart pieces of that white flesh and sucked his fingers, and thought that he had eaten only crawdads for too long.
Crawdad Text Analysis Software 2.0, Crawdad Technologies, Chandler, AZ, 2006.
Observing the crawdad's ability to see forward and backward with its stalked eyes, he concludes, "I'm just as glad to be an animal that can avoid knowing too much about what's after me, by turning around and running like hell.'
Lots of people think that's a bad thing, but it forces bass to target crawdads, bluegills, trout, and salmon.
The worst though, was prying that rough diamond from the crawdad mud only to discover the most dreaded of mottoes: No deposit, "No refund" tattooed on the side, the raised glass letters like the welts of a discredited disease.
Two green mounds or mountains humped beside the river at Cartney summon memory of the Psalmist: "On some days goodness / and mercy are not / merely abstractions." At that point, the speaker becomes his feet, in gravel, a crawdad scooting away, while he waits for paradise to come to him.
A small 8cm Rapala DTTSS Thug in red crawdad fitted with a VMC SS Sure Set hook accounted for most of Clive's fish.
Finally, it introduces Crawdad's content analysis techniques to the supply chain management literature.
Most of the bass came on a five-inch Reaction Innovation finesse worm (crawdad) fished weed-less on a 1/8-ounce slider jig head.
Steven Velek and Scott Sajovitz have decked the walls of Rock Town Grill with pictures of boats, fishermen and a larger-than-life mermaid, reflecting menu items such as "Pontchartrain Gumbo," "Rajin' Cajun Crawdad Tails," "Barbi Shrimp" and "Nawlins Po'Boys." Steak, wraps, burgers, salads and pasta can also be seen on Rock Town's menu.
Crayfish, aka mudbugs, are served simply at Crawdad's River Cantina ($; 1375 Garden Hwy.; 916/929-2268).
* Snowboarding's Shaun White spun 720s, nine-foot 540s and updated Steve Schneer's popular "crawdad" maneuver (frontside air body varial to stale) with a heelflip (and about six feet of height).