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 steamer steamer

noun

  • an edible clam with thin oval-shaped shell found in coastal regions of the United States and Europe  ( long-neck clam, Mya arenaria, soft-shell clam, steamer, steamer clam )
    an edible clam with thin oval-shaped shell found in coastal regions of the United States and Europe
  • a ship powered by one or more steam engines  ( steamer, steamship )
    a ship powered by one or more steam engines
  • a cooking utensil that can be used to cook food by steaming it  ( steamer )
    a cooking utensil that can be used to cook food by steaming it
  • a clam that is usually steamed in the shell  ( long-neck clam, soft-shell clam, steamer, steamer clam )
    a clam that is usually steamed in the shell
  • verb

  • travel by means of steam power  ( steam, steamer )
    travel by means of steam power
     The ship steamed off into the Pacific
    The ship steamed off into the Pacific


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