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In this part of the world we have a procedure known as "Piffing" the crab, a local term that essentially means to stick an ice pick into the crab's brain, which kills it instantly. ...
I think that you're referring to pithing
. It's a common technique use for many lab animals, although I've never used it for crabs.
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