Definition of Cowrie. Meaning of Cowrie. Synonyms of Cowrie

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Definition of Cowrie

cowrie
Kauri Ka"u*ri, n. [Native name.] (Bot.) A lofty coniferous tree of New Zealand Agathis, or Dammara, australis), furnishing valuable timber and yielding one kind of dammar resin. [Written also kaudi, cowdie, and cowrie.]
Cowrie
Cowrie Cow"rie (-r[y^]), n. (Bot.) Same as Kauri.
Cowrie
Cowrie Cow"rie Cowry Cow"ry(kou"r[y^]), n.; pl. Cowries (-r[i^]z). [Hind. kaur[imac].] (Zo["o]l.) A marine shell of the genus Cypr[ae]a. Note: There are numerous species, many of them ornamental. Formerly C. moneta and several other species were largely used as money in Africa and some other countries, and they are still so used to some extent. The value is always trifling, and varies at different places.

Meaning of Cowrie from wikipedia

- Cowrie or cowry (pl. cowries) is the common name for a group of small to large sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries...
- Cowrie-s**** divination refers to several distinct forms of divination using cowrie s**** that are part of the rituals and religious beliefs of certain...
- Cowrie is a medium interaction SSH and Telnet honeypot designed to log brute force attacks and s**** interaction performed by an attacker. Cowrie also...
- Christa Cowrie (born 1949) is a German-Mexican photographer, who began her career in photojournalism but is best known for her work do****enting Mexico’s...
- known as the tiger cowrie, is a species of cowry, a large sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries. The tiger cowry was...
- Cowrie Point is a rural locality in the local government area (LGA) of Circular Head in the North-west and west LGA region of Tasmania. The locality is...
- The Uganda Cowries, also known as the Uganda Missionaries, were the first adhesive postage stamps of Uganda. Because there was no printing press in Uganda...
- spadicea, common name the chestnut cowrie, is a species of sea snail in the cowrie family, Cypraeidae. Chestnut cowries can be found in the eastern Pacific...
- player's pieces move around the board based upon a throw of six or seven cowrie s****, with the number of s**** resting with aperture upward indicating...
- as president. The wandering cowrie is featured on the obverse background of the $10 banknote, the most-commonly found cowrie in Singapore. Its reverse carries...