Definition of Roman snail in English:

Roman snail

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noun

another term for edible snail.
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  • The best-known snails for the table are the above-mentioned H. pomata, which is escargot de Bourgogne in France, also known as vineyard or Roman snail, and H. aspera, the common or garden snail, petit gris in France.

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