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Noun: cherrystone clam
  1. Small quahog larger than a littleneck; eaten raw or cooked as in e.g. clams casino
    - cherrystone
  2. A half-grown quahog
    - cherrystone

Derived forms: cherrystone clams

Type of: hard clam, hard-shell clam, Mercenaria mercenaria, quahaug, quahog, round clam, Venus mercenaria

Encyclopedia: Cherrystone clam