slit-shell

Definition of slit-shell

slit´-shell`   Pronunciation: slĭt´shĕl`
n.1.(Zool.) Any species of Pleurotomaria, a genus of beautiful, pearly, spiral gastropod shells having a deep slit in the outer lip. Many fossil species are known, and a few living ones are found in deep water in tropical seas.
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