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any of various edible tropical marine gastropods of the genus Strombus having a brightly-colored spiral shell with large outer lip

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A separate PC is installed for controlling the three conches.
The exercise confirms that Trivet used the genuine William of Conches commentary rather than the thirteenth-century Aristotelian' revision.
underwriting various insurance contracts for the benefit of the community of communes of the country of conches and cias.
They can take in some sea films and, on Wednesdays and Thursdays, they can hear sea stories and see puppet shows about mollusks, those spineless wonders of the briny sea that make up more than 100,000 species, including clams, oysters, conches, snails, squid and octopuses.
Implementing agency : Communaute de communes Pays Conches
Cite administrative, service commande publique, esplanade Georges Pompidou, 1 rue des Conches, CS 13249
administrative service commande publique, esplanade Georges Pompidou, 1 rue des Conches, CS 13249