Haliotis tuberculata

Definitions of Haliotis tuberculata
  1. noun
    an abalone found near the Channel Islands
    synonyms: ormer, sea-ear
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    type of:
    abalone, ear-shell
    any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior
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