gastropod

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a mollusc that has a head with eyes, tongue and tentacles, a large flattened muscular foot and often a single shell.

Food

  • The name given to any mollusc (soft bodied invertebrates without segments or limbs) with a hard, one piece outer shell, sometimes coiled, such as the abalone, snail, whelk, winkle, etc.
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