Pholad

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pholad (Zoöl) Any species of Pholas.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pholad A member of the family Pholadidæ.
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Usage

In literature:

DUBOIS, R.: 1887b, Note sur la Fonction Photogenique chez les Pholades.
"The Nature of Animal Light" by E. Newton Harvey
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In news:

You may be surprised to learn that these holes are bored by marine "Pholad" clams, chiefly for protection from predators.
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