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carapace

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technical a hard shell on the back of some animals (such as turtles or crabs)

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The first known use of carapace was in 1836

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“Carapace.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/carapace. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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