heliculture

(redirected from helicultural)

hel·i·cul·ture

 (hĕl′ĭ-kŭl′chər, hē′lĭ-)
n.
The science and occupation of growing snails for food.

[Blend of New Latin Helix, genus of spiral-shelled mollusks (from Greek helix, helic-, spiral; see helix) and culture.]

hel′i·cul′tur·al adj.
hel′i·cul′tur·al·ist n.