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Definition of Limpet

Limpet n. means: Any one of many species of marine shellfish of the order Docoglossa, mostly found adhering to rocks, between tides.

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Limpet n. means: Any one of many species of marine shellfish of the order Docoglossa, mostly found adhering to rocks, between tides.

Meaning of Limpet

Limpet (n.) means: Any one of many species of marine shellfish of the order Docoglossa, mostly found adhering to rocks, between tides.

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Limpet (n.): Any species of Siphonaria, a genus of limpet-shaped Pulmonifera, living between tides, on rocks.

Limpet (n.): A keyhole limpet. See Fissurella.

Limpin (n.): A limpet.

Patelliform (a.): Resembling a limpet of the genus Patella.

Cunner (n.): A small shellfish; the limpet or patella.

Limpet (n.): In a general sense, any hatshaped, or conical, gastropod shell.

Limpet (n.): Any one of many species of marine shellfish of the order Docoglossa, mostly found adhering to rocks, between tides.

Fissurella (n.): A genus of marine gastropod mollusks, having a conical or limpetlike shell, with an opening at the apex; -- called also keyhole limpet.

Siphonarid (n.): Any one of numerous species of limpet-shaped pulmonate gastropods of the genus Siphonaria. They cling to rocks between high and low water marks and have both lunglike organs and gills.

Zygobranchia (n. pl.): A division of marine gastropods in which the gills are developed on both sides of the body and the renal organs are also paired. The abalone (Haliotis) and the keyhole limpet (Fissurella) are examples.

Patella (n.): A genus of marine gastropods, including many species of limpets. The shell has the form of a flattened cone. The common European limpet (Patella vulgata) is largely used for food.

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Meaning of Limpet

Limpet means: Any species of Siphonaria, a genus of limpet-shaped Pulmonifera, living between tides, on rocks.

Meaning of Limpet

Limpet means: A keyhole limpet. See Fissurella.

Meaning of Limpin

Limpin means: A limpet.

Meaning of Patelliform

Patelliform means: Resembling a limpet of the genus Patella.

Meaning of Cunner

Cunner means: A small shellfish; the limpet or patella.

Meaning of Limpet

Limpet means: In a general sense, any hatshaped, or conical, gastropod shell.

Meaning of Limpet

Limpet means: Any one of many species of marine shellfish of the order Docoglossa, mostly found adhering to rocks, between tides.

Meaning of Fissurella

Fissurella means: A genus of marine gastropod mollusks, having a conical or limpetlike shell, with an opening at the apex; -- called also keyhole limpet.

Meaning of Siphonarid

Siphonarid means: Any one of numerous species of limpet-shaped pulmonate gastropods of the genus Siphonaria. They cling to rocks between high and low water marks and have both lunglike organs and gills.

Meaning of Zygobranchia

Zygobranchia means: A division of marine gastropods in which the gills are developed on both sides of the body and the renal organs are also paired. The abalone (Haliotis) and the keyhole limpet (Fissurella) are examples.

Meaning of Patella

Patella means: A genus of marine gastropods, including many species of limpets. The shell has the form of a flattened cone. The common European limpet (Patella vulgata) is largely used for food.

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