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 Oyster Part (An).Oysters. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Oyster and Huitre (French)
 
are variants of the same Latin word, ostra. Old French uistre, uitre, huitre.   1
 


 Oyster Part (An).Oysters. 

 
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