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conchiferous

[kong-kif-er-uh s]
adjective
  1. having a shell.
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Origin of conchiferous

First recorded in 1820–30; conch + -i- + -ferous
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British Dictionary definitions for conchiferous

conchiferous

adjective
  1. (esp of molluscs) having or producing a shell
  2. (of rocks) containing shells
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