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cow•rie



Pronunciation: (kou'rē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/cowrie.html on line 73 [key]
n.
1. the highly polished, usually brightly colored shell of a marine gastropod of the genus Cypraea, as that of C. moneta (money cowrie), used as money in certain parts of Asia and Africa, or that of C. tigris, used for ornament.
2. the gastropod itself.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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