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Definition of Slipper shell

Slipper shell
Slipper Slip"per, n. 1. One who, or that which, slips. 2. A kind of light shoe, which may be slipped on with ease, and worn in undress; a slipshoe. 3. A kind of apron or pinafore for children. 4. A kind of brake or shoe for a wagon wheel. 5. (Mach.) A piece, usually a plate, applied to a sliding piece, to receive wear and afford a means of adjustment; -- also called shoe, and gib. Slipper animalcule (Zo["o]l.), a ciliated infusorian of the genus Paramecium. Slipper flower.(Bot.) Slipperwort. Slipper limpet, or Slipper shell (Zo["o]l.), a boat shell.

Meaning of Slipper shell from wikipedia

- common slipper s****, (Crepidula fornicata), has many other common names, including common Atlantic slippersnail, boat s****, quarterdeck s****, fornicating...
- (particularly teleost fish) and many gastropods (such as the common slipper s****), and some flowering plants. Sequential hermaphrodites can only change...
- Crepidula, commonly known as the slipper snails, slipper limpets, or slipper s****, is a genus of sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks in the family...
- name "slipper limpet" is based on the appearance of the inside of the s****, which with its half-shelf resembles a traditional western bedroom slipper. Calyptraeids...
- senhousia (Asian date mussel) Crepidula fornicata (American limpet, common slipper s****) into the coasts of British Columbia and Washington state from the Western...
- sea snails. Crepidula fornicata = Common Slipper S**** Snail Crepidula plana = Eastern White Slipper S**** Euspira heros = Northern Moonsnail Euspira...
- Maoricrypta costata, or the ribbed slipper s****, is a species of intertidal medium-sized sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Calyptraeidae...
- florid**** (Florida crangonyctid) [69] Crepidula fornicata (common slipper s****) [70] Crepidula onyx (onyx slippersnail) [71] Cylas formicarius (sweet...
- Slipper Island (Māori: Whakahau) is located 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) to the east of the Coromandel Peninsula in New Zealand's North Island and 8 kilometres...
- mussel (a po****r, edible species), the eastern oyster, the Atlantic slipper s**** or "common slippers****" (Crepidula fornicata), the hard clam (also...
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