conch conch  /ˈkɑntʃ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of various edible tropical marine gastropods of the genus Strombus having a brightly-colored spiral shell with large outer lip

Usage(s):

  1. Ceviches just a fancy word for conch salad, said his wife, Brenda, pulling out her secret stash of chunks of conch, green pepper and tomato.
  2. The conch with spicy red chilli oil is my favorite, the conch is always very fresh and still has that almost crisp texture fresh conch should have when you bite into it.
  3. Wash the conch meat thoroughly and cut it into quarter-inch slices.

News

  1. Firefighters move in to new Conch Key digs

    A long-awaited Monroe County Fire Rescue station upgrade on Conch Key is all but complete, according to Project Management Director David Hill.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Florida Keys Keynoter

  2. Live coverage all day

    VIDEO: For the first time since an incident at a St. Augustine restaurant, we're hearing from Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew. While he offered no details on his version of what happened at the Conch House, he did say he's ready for it all to be behind him.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WJXT Jacksonville

  3. Jones-Drew tight-lipped on alleged altercation

    Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew spoke to the media for the first time Monday after an alleged incident at the Conch House in St. Augustine.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: First Coast News

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Quotes

  1. "The material differs quite a bit from The Conch and Wormwood which were largely cultivated from songs nurtured through live improvisation," says guitarist Al Schnier. "The songs that comprise Sticks and Stones are much more straight, like...
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: Al Schnier Source: JamBase

  2. The restaurant offered two menus, one for Chinese customers and "one for Westerners," Hom said. "We'd get 80 pounds of conch delivered every week in burlap bags and I dreaded it because it was my job to break them open with a hammer. It was...
    on Feb 3, 2010 By: Ken Hom Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  3. "I am so looking forwardto coming to Jamaica, not just for the conch but to relive the chemistry that I have always had with the Jamaican audience," Osborne told The Sunday Gleaner in an interview in Atlanta, USA, recently.
    on May 5, 2007 By: Jeffrey Osborne Source: Jamaica Gleaner

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