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See definition of chiton on Dictionary.com
  • as inmollusk
  • as intunic

synonyms for chiton

  • abalone
  • clam
  • snail
  • cuttlefish
  • limpet
  • whelk
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How to use chiton in a sentence

He wished his own clothing away, and fumbled for a second at the two fastenings that held Kathy's chiton in place.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
He turned to Kathy, who had devoted the previous few seconds to getting her chiton on again.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
He thought she might have deliberately vanished her chiton only a second or so before he entered.
PAGAN PASSIONSGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
Here, in this armoured chiton, would be an object that a poet might readily call "a chiton of bronze."
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
Again, such a bronze chiton might stop a spear of which the impetus was spent in penetrating the shield.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
The men wear apparently a close-fitting coat of mail over a chiton, which reaches with its fringes half down the thigh.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
He rises to consult Nestor, throwing a lion's skin over his chiton, and grasping a spear.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
Thus, one may desire to examine the structure and appendages of a prawn or small crab, or to investigate the nature of a chiton.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The king had on a red chiton, while upon his head was a simple, narrow crown of sixty beryls, set in gold.
SULAMITH: A ROMANCE OF ANTIQUITYALEXANDRE KUPRIN
Flat against the stone and not easily perceived may be a chiton, a planarian worm, or a nudibranch.
THE SEA-BEACH AT EBB-TIDEAUGUSTA FOOTE ARNOLD
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WORDS RELATED TO CHITON

  • abalone
  • chiton
  • clam
  • cuttlefish
  • limpet
  • snail
  • whelk
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