water snail

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noun


Nearby words

  1. water shield,
  2. water shrew,
  3. water sign,
  4. water ski,
  5. water skiing,
  6. water snake,
  7. water softener,
  8. water soldier,
  9. water spaniel,
  10. water spider

Origin of water snail

First recorded in 1555–65

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Examples from the Web for water snail

  • Any water-snail may have to take to a terrestrial life if the ponds in which it lives are liable to dry up during warm weather.