Words and phrases that have a meaning related to shells:   (202 results)

Often used in the same context:
mortars, bullets, projectiles, artillery shell, casings, rockets, unfired, artillery, ordnance, seashells, grenades, cannonballs, munitions, shellfire, submunition, canisters, pestles, cluster bomblet, cannons, bombs, airburst, pellets, conchs, cowries, shrapnel, tanks, shards, fragments, stones, bandoleer, cartridges, bomblet, missiles, antiaircraft gun, dynamites, cannoneers, peashooters, buckshot, minie ball, cannister, spears, nematocysts, launchers, ballista, eggshell, incendiaries, fantails, gatling gun, rifles, sabot, crabs, concretion, splinters, greenware, gun emplacement, antipersonnel, light machine gun, fletching, gunpowder, nests, foraminifera, arils, trochus, pillboxes, rocks, recoilless, harpoon, smokeless powder, rocket launcher, gelignite, grenadiers, octahedron, bricks, berley, slugs, antiaircraft fire, clams, tunicates, pebbles, exoskeletons, nudibranchs, crump, flints, chambered nautilus, fins, warheads, rinds, ammunition, concretes, nutshells, silverside, tesserae, clays, cordite, musk turtle, arrows, smoothbore, submachine, cultch, lobsters, pteropod, semtex, shell, tubes, cocoons, floats, hoops, hulls, leeches, loaves, pipes, skulls, anemones, barnacles, corals, dents, mosses, needles, pods

Appears in the definition of:
., akeridae, ammonite, ammonoid, arca, arcidae, argonaut, argonauta argo, bird shot, bivalve, bivalved, bombproof, buckshot, class scaphopoda, clean, cohune nut, conchologist, conchology, coquilles saint-jacques, costate, cowrie, cowry, crump, duck shot, eitchen midden, escallop, family akeridae, family arcidae, gas gun, genus arca, genus haminoea, genus lambis, genus spirula, genus venus, haminoea, hard-shell clam, hermit crab, howitzer, involute, kitchen midden, lambis, lamellibranch, limpet, lobster butter, midden, moonshell, moon shell, mortar, nautilus, paper nautilus, peag, pearl-fish, pearlfish, pearly-shelled mussel, pelecypod, piddock, quahaug, quahog, ribbed, round clam, scallop, scaphopoda, scollop, screech, screeching, seasnail, sea urchin, shell, sheller, shellfire, shellproof, shell collecting, shipworm, shirr, shrimp butter, teredinid, thin-shelled mussel, treasure, trench mortar, triton, venus, wampum, wampumpeag

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— Adjectives for shells: empty, few, marine, small, fossil, cylindrical, thin, mortar, inch, sea, explosive, more...

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See shells used in context: 75 rhymes, 2 Shakespeare works, 1 Mother Goose rhyme, several books and articles.

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