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oyster in Food, dish topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishoysteroy‧ster /ˈɔɪstə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  1 HBFDFFa type of shellfish that can be eaten cooked or uncooked, and that produces a jewel called a pearl2 the world is your oyster
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oysterLong tables with stainless-steel trays held mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, fried oysters and oyster stew.If we eat out my favourite meal is oysters and caviar followed by asparagus with melted butter.Simmer oysters in oyster liquor until oyster edges curl.