Definition of seashell in English:


Line breaks: sea|shell
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːʃɛl


  • The shell of a marine mollusc.
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    • The little girl was fussing and crying, ‘But I want my shells, my shells, my seashells.’
    • The grave also contained offerings such as ochre and flint tools, axes, and seashells.
    • Some of the spirals found in Nature include seashells, animal horns, coiled snakes and creeping vines, among other things.

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