Recent Examples of chiton from the Web
At a dinner last month, Mr. Lai served small bowls filled with citrus broth and those whelks, periwinkles and chitons tucked into a tangle of seaweed invasive to the Everglades.
Similarly, fleeing limpets and chitons navigated stony surfaces with the fascinating rapidity of ice forming across a winter pond.
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Origin and Etymology of chiton
First Known Use: 1816See Words from the same year
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