fig-shell

Fig-shell

Fig"-shell`\, n. (Zo["o]l.) A marine univalve shell of the genus Pyrula, or Ficula, resembling a fig in form.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: fig-shaped
Next Definition: fig-urate number
Words Near: fig-shell
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for fig-shell
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing fig-shell
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature