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• Marine snail of the family Cypreidae, in which the interior spiral form is concealed by a double outer lip
• Any of numerous tropical marine gastropods of the genus Cypraea having highly polished usually brightly marked shells
• Any of several marine snails of the subclass Prosobranchia (class Gastropoda) comprising the genus Cypraea
• The Cowrie or Cowry (Cyproea) is a marine gastropod mollusc with an oval shell which in some species is the size of a hen's egg