Pronunciation: (snāl), [key]
1. any mollusk of the class Gastropoda, having a spirally coiled shell and a ventral muscular foot on which it slowly glides about.
2. a slow or lazy person; sluggard.
3. a cam having the form of a spiral.
4. Midwestern and Western U.S.a sweet roll in spiral form, esp. a cinnamon roll or piece of Danish pastry.
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