partridge shell

noun

Definition of partridge shell

1 : a large marine gastropod (Dolium perdix)
2 : the varicolored shell of the partridge shell — compare tun shell

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“Partridge shell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/partridge%20shell. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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