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quahog

Medtalk A derogatory regionalism for an obese, pregnant, unkempt, malodorous, socially/economically disadvantaged ♀. See Gomer.
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In both states, oysters are cultivated, albeit mostly without gear at the present time, whereas the quahog harvest is more of a traditional fishery, particularly in New York, where any open areas can be harvested by multiple permit holders.
QPX (Quahog Parasite Organism X) is a parasite (a fungus-like protist) of northern quahogs, first found on the Atlantic Coast of Canada in the 1950's and since then in Massachusetts.
The seafloor is comprised of mud, sand and coarse mixed sediment providing habitat for bivalves such as clams, cockles, ocean quahog and native oysters, as well as various species of worms and sea urchin.
The white whelk shell is a symbol of power and peace and all the good things, and the purple or black quahog clam shell is just the opposite.
Stewie and Brian''s journey through Quahog''s bizarre parallel universes amounts to little more than a third-person shooter with a selection of amusing cut-scenes book-ending each level.
Stewie and Brian's journey through Quahog's bizarre parallel universes amounts to little more than a third-person shooter with a selection of amusing cut-scenes book-ending each level.
To cut a long story short, my colleagues and I have found a species (the ocean quahog, whose shell is common around the coasts of West and North Wales) which can be used in this way.
Catch Share program was implemented in 1990 in the Mid-Atlantic Surf Clam and Ocean Quahog Fishery, but now over a dozen are in effect across the country and several more are under consideration.
Similarly, the longest-lived animal, the quahog clam Arc-tica islandica, is found in Arctic waters (Strahl et al., 2007).
The show is set at the Griffin homestead in Quahog, R.I.
According to the nonprofit organization Food and Water Watch, "The surf clam and ocean quahog fishery in the mid-Atlantic became so consolidated that one firm controlled 27 percent of the available quota." There are a number of lawsuits challenging the catch shares program.
FAMILY GUY TIME WARPED iPhone 59p A master plan has gone awry, sending Stewie and Brian hurtling back through time, as you pursue Peter through modern-day Quahog, rescue Rupert from gangs of 1850s cowboys and all sorts of trouble in Ancient Rome.