⌂ or qua′haug·
Origin of quahogNarragansett poquaûhock
Origin of quahogNarragansett poquaûhock.
- An edible clam with a hard shell found along the Atlantic Coast of North America, from genus Mercenaria mercenaria, formerly Venus mercenaria.
- Very small clams used in chowders and other clam dishes.
(third-person singular simple present quahogs, present participle quahogging, simple past and past participle quahogged)
- (intransitive) To fish for quahogs.