Definition of Bluepoint

1. Noun. Oysters originally from Long Island Sound but now from anywhere along the northeastern seacoast; usually eaten raw.

Exact synonyms: Blue Point
Group relationships: Blue Point
Generic synonyms: Huitre, Oyster



2. Noun. Small edible oyster typically from the southern shore of Long Island.
Exact synonyms: Blue Point
Generic synonyms: Oyster
Group relationships: Genus Ostrea, Ostrea
Terms within: Blue Point

Definition of Bluepoint

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

2. Noun. A colourpoint cat with blue markings. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bluepoint

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bluepoint

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blueline
blueliner
blueliners
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bluelink
bluelinks
bluely
blueness
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bluenette
bluenettes
bluenose
bluenosed
bluenoses
bluepoint (current term)
bluepoints
bluepoll
blueprint
blueprint paper
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bluer
blues
blues-rock
blues and twos
blues scale
blues scales
blueschist

Literary usage of Bluepoint

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1. Scarborough's Official Tour Book by New York State Automobile Association (1916)
"J5.3 bluepoint. Straight ahead and follow trolley into 56.9 Patchogue. Main St. and Ocean Ave. Straight ahead on Main St. 57.3 Medford Ave. to left Is trip ..."

2. Long Island and where to Go!!: A Descriptive Work Compiled for the Long by Long Island Railroad Company (1877)
"bluepoint. Fifty-four miles from Long Island Cily, Post Office. Number of trains each way daily, 3. Single fare, $1.35 ; Excursion, $2.45. ..."

3. Legislative Document by New York (State). Legislature (1920)
"On February 15, 1917, after hearing, the Commission determined that in undergrade crossing of the Long Island railroad at bluepoint avenue, in the town of ..."

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