Definition of cameo shells. Meaning of cameo shells. Synonyms of cameo shells
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Definition of cameo shells
cameo shellsHelmet Hel"met, n. [OF. helmet, a dim of helme, F. heaume; of
Teutonic origin; cf. G. helm, akin to AS. & OS. helm, D.
helm, helmet, Icel. hj[=a]lmr, Sw. hjelm, Dan. hielm, Goth.
hilms; and prob. from the root of AS. helan to hide, to hele;
cf. also Lith. szalmas, Russ. shleme, Skr. [,c]arman
protection. [root]17. Cf. Hele, Hell, Helm a helmet.]
1. (Armor) A defensive covering for the head. See Casque,
Headpiece, Morion, Sallet, and Illust. of Beaver.
2. (Her.) The representation of a helmet over shields or
coats of arms, denoting gradations of rank by
modifications of form.
3. A helmet-shaped hat, made of cork, felt, metal, or other
suitable material, worn as part of the uniform of
soldiers, firemen, etc., also worn in hot countries as a
protection from the heat of the sun.
4. That which resembles a helmet in form, position, etc.; as:
(a) (Chem.) The upper part of a retort. --Boyle.
(b) (Bot.) The hood-formed upper sepal or petal of some
flowers, as of the monkshood or the snapdragon.
(c) (Zo["o]l.) A naked shield or protuberance on the top
or fore part of the head of a bird.
Helmet beetle (Zo["o]l.), a leaf-eating beetle of the
family Chrysomelid[ae], having a short, broad, and
flattened body. Many species are known.
Helmet shell (Zo["o]l.), one of many species of tropical
marine univalve shells belonging to Cassis and allied
genera. Many of them are large and handsome; several are
used for cutting as cameos, and hence are called cameo
shells. See King conch.
Helmet shrike (Zo["o]l.), an African wood shrike of the
genus Prionodon, having a large crest.
Meaning of cameo shells from wikipedia
that were carved
. Conch s**** carve
very well, but their color fades
over time. After
grew, as they...
or chitin. Most s****
that are found
are the s****
mollusks, partly because these s****
made of calcium...
- C****idae. It is commonly known
as the bullmouth s****
or red helmet s****
, and also as the cameo s****
. This species
off the southern
- sea snail
, generally those
of large snails whose s****
has a high spire
and a noticeable siphonal canal
words, the s**** comes
(scaphopods). Occasionally s**** jewelry
is made from the s****
of non-marine mollusks
such as the s****
of land snails
, or the s****
- Myself, and Irene
Cam Neely, Brendan
Shanahan, and Anna Kournikova
are also shown. A search
for the missing
- helmet s****
in 1820. The king helmet
was the first species
to be made into cameos
. The black...
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
1991 Glen Lantz Rachel Talalay Cameo Arizona Dream
1993 Axel Blackmar
Emir Kusturica Benny
& Joon Sam Jeremiah...
- exclusive characters Hikaru
Tomoji, Kennosuke Shishi
and Tenmaru Shishi
make a cameo
appearance; and the season
ends with an image
of Takao, Kai, Rei, Max, Daichi...
- of the caves. Baifeng
and Dai Zhi fly towards
the Mirage, and as the series
of many other characters
from the past and present....
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