Zebra Mussel Definition

noun
A small, European freshwater mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) that clusters densely on surfaces, clogging water-supply lines, encrusting boat hulls, etc.: it was carried to the Great Lakes in the mid-1980s.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
  • Dreissena polymorpha
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Other Word Forms of Zebra Mussel

Noun

Singular:
zebra mussel
Plural:
zebra-mussels

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