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  • n. A species of snail that lives on land.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any snail which lives on land, as distinguished from the aquatic snails are Pulmonifera, and belong to the Geophila; but the operculated land snails of warm countries are Diœcia, and belong to the Tænioglossa. See Geophila, and Helix.


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