Noun Acorn-shell Definition and Examples


Noun:

Acorn-shell

Definition:
1.

noun

Acorn barnacle.
    ((n.) One of the sessile cirripeds; a barnacle of the genus Balanus. See Barnacle.)


    Origin:
    Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Richard Brookes (fl. 1721–1763), physician and author.

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