Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A fossil or petrified conch or shell.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A fossil or petrified conch or shell.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fossil conch or shell.
  • n. A form of calcium carbonate, forming a considerable part of the calcareous secretions of molluscan shells and supposed to have specific characters. It is probably only a form of aragonite.

Etymologies

conch +‎ -ite (Wiktionary)

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