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n. - An abalone found near the Channel Islands.

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  • The shells of the awabi, or 'sea-ear,' which reaches a surprising size in these western waters, are converted by skilful polishing and cutting into wonderful dishes,...
  • sea-ear’), the residuum issues beneath the shell, for the shell is perforated to give an outlet.
  • 14 Haliotis tuberculata, or 'sea-ear.'
  • How about abalone, caracoles, queen conch, tsalingaria, ass's ear shell, sea-ear, ormer or paua? for more
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