simpukka

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian жемчуг (žémčug, pearl).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsimpukːɑ]
  • Hyphenation: sim‧puk‧ka
  • Rhymes: -ukːɑ

Noun[edit]

simpukka

  1. (mollusks) In plural (simpukat), Bivalvia or bivalves (taxonomic class).
  2. Any of the tens of thousands of species of mollusks belonging to bivalves.
  3. A clam (a bivalve mollusk of many kinds, especially those that are edible)
  4. A mussel.
  5. (anatomy) cochlea

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