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See definition of carapace on Dictionary.com
  • as inlamina
  • as inshell
  • as inskin

synonyms for carapace

  • bark
  • case
  • casing
  • coating
  • crust
  • cutis
  • derma
  • dermis
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • fur
  • hide
  • hull
  • husk
  • integument
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • rind
  • sheath
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • surface
  • tegument
  • vellum
  • bark
  • coating
  • crust
  • fur
  • husk
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • rind
  • sheath
  • surface
  • case
  • casing
  • cutis
  • derma
  • dermis
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • hide
  • hull
  • integument
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • tegument
  • vellum

antonyms for carapace

MOST RELEVANT
  • center
  • core
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
  • core
  • center
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
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How to use carapace in a sentence

Rather, it may have used its large carapace to plow through the mud.
THIS ANCIENT ‘MOTHERSHIP’ USED PROBING ‘FINGERS’ TO SCRAPE THE OCEAN FLOOR FOR PREYKATE BAGGALEYSEPTEMBER 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
These included fragments of carapace, mouthparts, and claws, as well as one remarkably well preserved carapace.
THIS ANCIENT ‘MOTHERSHIP’ USED PROBING ‘FINGERS’ TO SCRAPE THE OCEAN FLOOR FOR PREYKATE BAGGALEYSEPTEMBER 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
So while they won’t exactly feel your embrace through the dead carapace of their bark, they might sense you as an electrical presence lurking restlessly at their periphery.
WE’RE AT HOME AMONG TREES — WHICH MIGHT BE ABLE TO SENSE OUR PRESENCERICHARD SCHIFFMANJULY 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That morning, I went out to get the newspaper from my lawn and spotted an empty carapace clinging to my front door jamb.
I’VE WAITED 17 YEARS TO WRITE ABOUT PERIODICAL CICADAS AGAIN. THE WAIT IS OVER.JOHN KELLYMAY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It starts when the spores of a certain species of Cordyceps take root in the carapace of an ant—different species target different insects.
MEET THE RENAISSANCE MAN OBSESSED WITH MUSHROOMSDOUG BIERENDMARCH 10, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The record from Chinaj is based on a carapace found in a chiclero camp, where the turtle evidently had been brought for food.
AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF THE RAINFORESTS OF SOUTHERN EL PETEN, GUATEMALAWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
The stripes on the forelimbs were orange, and the ocelli on the carapace were red.
AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF THE RAINFORESTS OF SOUTHERN EL PETEN, GUATEMALAWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
"Nice doggy," the man said, his fingers scratching under the edge of the carapace where it joined the flesh.
DEATHWORLDHARRY HARRISON
We have just mentioned the fact that the head and thorax of a decapod is usually covered by a large shield—the carapace.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
They derive their name from the nature of the carapace, which is of a rounded form and very hard and strong.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
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WORDS RELATED TO CARAPACE

  • bark
  • carapace
  • case
  • casing
  • coating
  • crust
  • cutis
  • derma
  • dermis
  • epidermis
  • fell
  • film
  • fur
  • hide
  • hull
  • husk
  • integument
  • jacket
  • membrane
  • outside
  • parchment
  • peel
  • pelt
  • rind
  • sheath
  • sheathing
  • shell
  • shuck
  • slough
  • surface
  • tegument
  • vellum
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.