ear-shell

Definitions of ear-shell
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n any of various large edible marine gastropods of the genus Haliotis having an ear-shaped shell with pearly interior

Synonyms:
abalone
Types:
Haliotis tuberculata, ormer, sea-ear
an abalone found near the Channel Islands
Type of:
gastropod, univalve
a class of mollusks typically having a one-piece coiled shell and flattened muscular foot with a head bearing stalked eyes

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