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limpet US English

A marine mollusk with a shallow conical shell and a broad muscular foot, noted for the way it clings tightly to rocks

limpet mine US English

A mine designed to be attached magnetically to a ship’s hull and set to explode after a certain time

keyhole limpet US English

A limpet which has an aperture at the apex of the shell, sometimes extending to the margin

slipper limpet US English

A mollusc which has an oval shell with an internal ledge, giving the empty shell a slipper-like appearance

common limpet in limpet US English

A marine mollusk with a shallow conical shell and a broad muscular foot, noted for the way it clings tightly to rocks