Definition of langoustine noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈlɒŋɡʊstiːn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈlɑːŋɡʊstiːn//
(also Norway lobster, Dublin Bay prawn) Invertebrates
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a type of shellfish like a small lobster See related entries: Invertebrates Word OriginFrench, from langouste from Old Provençal lagosta, based on Latin locusta ‘locust, crustacean’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: langoustine