Pouch-shell Pouch"-shell`, n. (Zo["o]l.) A small British and American pond snail ({Bulinus hypnorum}). [1913 Webster]

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  • Bulinus hypnorum — Pouch shell Pouch shell , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small British and American pond snail ({Bulinus hypnorum}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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