amber shell

variants: or amber snail

Definition of amber shell

: a pulmonate land snail of the family Succineidae

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First Known Use of amber shell

1831, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of amber shell was in 1831

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“Amber shell.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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