Definition of Abalone

Abalone n. means: A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

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Abalone n. means: A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

Meaning of Abalone

Abalone (n.) means: A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

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Ormer (n.): An abalone.

Sea-ear (n.): Any species of ear-shaped shells of the genus Haliotis. See Abalone.

Ear-shell (n.): A flattened marine univalve shell of the genus Haliotis; -- called also sea-ear. See Abalone.

Aspidobranchia (n. pl.): A group of Gastropoda, with limpetlike shells, including the abalone shells and keyhole limpets.

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.

Haliotis (n.): A genus of marine shells; the ear-shells. See Abalone.

Abalone (n.): A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

Mother-of-pearl (n.): The hard pearly internal layer of several kinds of shells, esp. of pearl oysters, river mussels, and the abalone shells; nacre. See Pearl.

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Meaning of Ormer

Ormer means: An abalone.

Meaning of Sea-ear

Sea-ear means: Any species of ear-shaped shells of the genus Haliotis. See Abalone.

Meaning of Ear-shell

Ear-shell means: A flattened marine univalve shell of the genus Haliotis; -- called also sea-ear. See Abalone.

Meaning of Aspidobranchia

Aspidobranchia means: A group of Gastropoda, with limpetlike shells, including the abalone shells and keyhole limpets.

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 Haliotis

Haliotis means: A genus of marine shells; the ear-shells. See Abalone.

Meaning of Abalone

Abalone means: A univalve mollusk of the genus Haliotis. The shell is lined with mother-of-pearl, and used for ornamental purposes; the sea-ear. Several large species are found on the coast of California, clinging closely to the rocks.

Meaning of Mother-of-pearl

Mother-of-pearl means: The hard pearly internal layer of several kinds of shells, esp. of pearl oysters, river mussels, and the abalone shells; nacre. See Pearl.

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