Definition of shell mound in English:
Another term for shell heap.
- ‘The shell mound is especially vulnerable to damage from typhoons,’ he said.
- They reported 62 species of vascular plants on a shell mound at Cedar Island, Mississippi.
- Archaic shell mounds and midden mounds are then the scene where the rest of the story unfolds: these ‘domestilocalities', as Smith calls them, are the crux of his formulation.