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But getting cyclists to don a hard-shelled helmet, which can lessen the risks of serious injury, has been a global challenge.

And he was, ultimately, a hard-shelled conservative warrior.

Hard-shelled squash and borlotti beans overtake the orto in fall.

Tom also caught a perch, and clinging to it as he drew in his line was a large, hard-shelled, long-clawed crab.

Boil the desired number of hard-shelled crabs and remove the meat from the shells.

To make crab-flake cocktail, remove the meat from the shells of cooked hard-shelled crabs in the way just explained, and chill it.

Hard-shelled seeds had better be frozen, to open the stones and give them an opportunity to germinate.

I heard one crunching a hard-shelled bit in his strong beak.


On this page you'll find 77 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hard-shelled, such as: hard-nosed, callous, firm, hard as nails, hard-line, and headstrong.

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