Entry from British & World English dictionary
A large European snail with a brownish shell, often abundant in gardens.
- Helix aspersa, family Helicidae.
- Among the snails, the garden snail Helix aspersa is the worst culprit.
- They include the familiar garden snail and slug, but also thousands of less known species.
- I think the average garden snail has a better metabolism than my feline.
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