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Synonyms for carapace
ˈkær əˌpeɪscara·pace

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  1. carapace, shell, cuticle, shieldnoun

    hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles

    Synonyms:
    casing, cuticle, racing shell, eggshell, case, shell, epidermis, buckler, shield, scale, plate

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  1. List of paraphrases for "carapace":

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  1. Javier Luque:

    We started looking at these fossils and we found they had what looked like the eyes of a larva, the mouth of a shrimp, claws of a frog crab, and the carapace of a lobster, we have an idea of what a typical crab looks like — and these new fossils break all those rules.


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