Japanese snail

noun

Definition of Japanese snail

: an ovoviviparous freshwater snail (Viviparus malleatus) that is native to Japan and is often kept in aquariums where it is a valuable scavenger

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“Japanese snail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Japanese%20snail. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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