Share this entry

coat-of-mail shell Line breaks: coat-of-mail shell

Definition of coat-of-mail shell in English:

noun

Another term for chiton (sense 2).

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day haughty
Pronunciation: ˈhɔːti
adjective
arrogantly superior and disdainful