Escargatoire Es*car`ga*toire", n. [F. escargoti[`e]re, fr. escargot snail.] A nursery of snails. [Obs.] --Addison. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • escargatoire — noun a) A nursery for snails. b) By extrapolation, a large number of snails …   Wiktionary

  • escargatoire — …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”