geoduck

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From Lushootseed gʷídəq (dig deep).[1] The spelling is due to the influence of geo- and duck.

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geoduck (plural geoducks)

Geoduck clam
  1. A species of large saltwater clam, native to the North American Pacific Northwest, Washington to Alaska, known as Panopea abrupta or Panope generosa, in the family Hiatellidae.

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  1. ^ geoduck” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.