AskDefine | Define bluepoint

Dictionary Definition

bluepoint

Noun

1 oysters originally from Long Island Sound but now from anywhere along the northeastern seacoast; usually eaten raw [syn: blue point]
2 small edible oyster typically from the southern shore of Long Island [syn: blue point]

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English

Noun

  1. A small oyster, Crassotrea virginica, from the eastern United States seaboard

Extensive Definition

A Blue point can be a couple different things. It is the name of several capes, cliffs and summits in the United States. Several companies also use the name.
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