tooth-shell

tooth shell

noun
1.
any marine mollusk of the class Scaphopoda, having a curved, tapering shell that is open at both ends.
2.
the shell itself.
Also called tusk shell.


Origin:
1705–15

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tooth shell
 
n
another name for the tusk shell

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