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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 shell·fish /-ˌfɪʃ/
 貝,甲殼類動物

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Shell·fish n. Zool. Any aquatic animal whose external covering consists of a shell, either testaceous, as in oysters, clams, and other mollusks, or crustaceous, as in lobsters and crabs.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 shellfish
      n 1: meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially
           a mollusk or crustacean)
      2: invertebrate having a soft unsegmented body usually enclosed
         in a shell [syn: mollusk, mollusc]
      [also: shellfishes (pl)]