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See tusk shell.
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(Animals) another name for the tusk shell
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1. any marine mollusk of the class Scaphopoda, having a curved, tapering shell that is open at both ends.
2. the shell itself.
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|Noun||1.||tooth shell - any of various seashore mollusks having a tapering tubular shell open at each end and a foot pointed like a spade for burrowing|
scaphopod - burrowing marine mollusk
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