Ostreaceous Os`tre*a"ceous, a. [L. ostrea an oyster. See {Oyster}.] (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to an oyster, or to a shell; shelly. [1913 Webster]

The crustaceous or ostreaceous body. --Cudworth. [1913 Webster]

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