Purple shell

See Ianthina.

See also: Purple

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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I witnessed one security guard apprehend a young man in a purple shell suit and weighed down by gold chains who was attempting to steal bread.
Cast the very thought into one of those massive metal bins outside the school canteen of your mind, chuck it in along with other such '90s phenomena as Pogs, purple shell suits and the unstoppable rise of 2 Unlimited.
So the white shell can overcome the purple shell in the ocean and maybe that's what our ancestors believed."
In addition, 60 scallops with unambiguously bright-orange or brownish purple shell color were selected randomly from a seafood market for segregation analysis of the putative color-linked marker.
Mustard snakeskin leather courts, pounds 80, Dune.; Purple shell necklace, pounds 7.50, Marks & Spencer.
Having seen the volunteers' yellow and purple shell suits en masse I can confirm they are as stylish as the outfits I used to favour on caravan holidays in the '80s.
Give them a pair of designer jeans, an anorak with attitude or even a purple shell suit and the sands of certainty begin to shift beneath their feet, as does the foundation of their wit.
Sexual maturation, spawning, and deposition of the egg capsules of the female purple shell, Rapana venosa (Gastropoda: Muricidae).
I mean, the purple shell suit on a young, fit body wouldn't have looked so bad.
Reproductive ecology of the purple shell, Rapana venosa (Gastropod: Muricidae), with special reference to the reproductive cycle, deposition of egg capsules and hatching of larvae.
Inheritance of the banded purple shell type in the short neck clam Ruditapes philippinarum, and related selection experiments.