Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A shell of the genus Pyrula or family Pyrulidæ a fig-shell.

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Examples

  • Natives whom I did not remember ever having seen before, strayed over the rail and presented us with fish poles, fish lines and pear-shell fish hooks.

    "The High Seat Of Abundance"

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