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"seashell" in British English

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seashellnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsiː.ʃel/
the ​emptyshell of a ​smallseacreature, often one ​foundlying on the ​beach
(Definition of seashell from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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seashellnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsiˌʃel/
the ​emptyshell of a ​seaanimal
(Definition of seashell from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seashell”
in Arabic صَدفة…
in Korean 조개…
in Portuguese concha…
in Catalan petxina, conquilla…
in Japanese 貝がら…
in Chinese (Simplified) 海贝壳…
in Turkish deniz kabuğu…
in Russian морская ракушка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 海貝, 貝殼…
in Italian conchiglia…
in Polish muszla, muszelka…
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