Paua Definition

noun

A large, edible abalone, Haliotis iris, native to New Zealand, whose shell is used to make jewelry.

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The shell of this mollusc.

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A fish hook made from this shell.
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Other Word Forms of Paua

Noun

Singular:
paua
Plural:
pauas

Origin of Paua

  • From Maori pāua

    From Wiktionary

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