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English noun: cowrie

1. cowrie (animal) any of numerous tropical marine gastropods of the genus Cypraea having highly polished usually brightly marked shells


Broader (hypernym)gastropod, univalve

Narrower (hyponym)Cypraea moneta, Cypraea tigris, money cowrie, tiger cowrie

Member meronymCypraea, genus Cypraea

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