Definisi 'shell'
English to English
noun
1 ammunition consisting of a cylindrical metal casing containing an explosive charge and a projectile; fired from a large gun
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2 the material that forms the hard outer covering of many animals
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3 hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles
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4 the hard usually fibrous outer layer of some fruits especially nuts
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5 the exterior covering of a bird's egg
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6 a rigid covering that envelops an object
Example:
• the satellite is covered with a smooth shell of ice
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7 a very light narrow racing boat
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8 the housing or outer covering of something
Example:
• the clock has a walnut case
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9 a metal sheathing of uniform thickness (such as the shield attached to an artillery piece to protect the gunners)
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10 the hard largely calcareous covering of a mollusc or a brachiopod
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11 A hard outside covering, as of a fruit or an animal.
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12 Something similar in form or action to an ordnance shell;
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verb
13 use explosives on
Example:
• The enemy has been shelling us all day
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14 create by using explosives
Example:
• blast a passage through the mountain
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15 fall out of the pod or husk
Example:
• The corn shelled
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16 hit the pitches of hard and regularly
Example:
• He shelled the pitcher for eight runs in the first inning
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17 look for and collect shells by the seashore
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18 come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
Example:
• Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship
• We beat the competition
• Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game
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19 remove from its shell or outer covering
Example:
• shell the legumes
• shell mussels
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20 remove the husks from
Example:
• husk corn
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21 To strip or break off the shell of; to take out of the shell, pod, etc.; as, to shell nuts or pease; to shell oysters.
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22 To fall off, as a shell, crust, etc.
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More Word(s)
cuticular, dermal, epidermal, epidermic, blast, win, scute, cover, covering, natural covering, shield, ammo, housing, racing boat, hull, animal material,

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