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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A spiral or twisting form. Also: A kind of saltwater snail with a spiral shell.

Usage examples (34)
  • Many colorful volute shells were found on that one special beach.
  • Upon the sides of his head were large, volute, highly dirigible ears.
  • Most of the volute is the correct shape but the add on section i am having difficulties with.
  • Often the cavity was the home of a creature Teal called a volute, but this one was dry and deserted. for more
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