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A class of the phylum Mollusca that includes the snails, whelks, slugs, and limpets.
[gastro- + G. pous (pod-), foot]
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Univalves, such as snail and conch, are difficult to assess.
A monograph of the fresh-water univalve Mollusca of the United States.
Towards the end of last year he spent pounds 37million buying Univalve from Tomkins.
DESIGN WITHIN: Univalves, bivalves, pebbles and stones, mostly white, add visual directional elements to this piece as they move the eye to discover the varied lively looking creatures on this platter.
Some mollusks have only one shell and they are called univalves or gastropods.