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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Strombus  \Strom"bus\,  n.  [L.,  fr  Gr  ?.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  marine  gastropods  in  which  the  shell  has  the  outer 
  lip  dilated  into  a  broad  wing.  It  includes  many  large  and 
  handsome  species  commonly  called  {conch  shells},  or  {conchs}. 
  See  {Conch}. 




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