from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The purse-shaped egg case of skates, rays, or certain sharks.

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  • n. Alternative form of sea-purse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The horny egg case of a skate, and of certain sharks.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the seaward undercurrent created after waves have broken on the shore


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