tiger cowrie

Definitions of tiger cowrie

n cowrie whose shell is used for ornament

Cypraea tigris
Type of:
cowrie, cowry
any of numerous tropical marine gastropods of the genus Cypraea having highly polished usually brightly marked shells

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