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  • verb Present participle of unshell.


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  • a white tablet of rock, and had you interrupted the poet in his talk at the very moment when the bird was dropping a lobster on the sacred cranium, with the view of unshelling the lobster, but unaware that at the same time he was unshelling a great poet's brain, you would have been fully justified.

    The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. 2


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