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a genus including several species of large marine gastropods having massive pyriform shells, with conspicuous folds on the columella
Origin: [L., a vase. See Vase.]
Vasum, common name the vase snails or vase shells, is a genus of mostly rather large predatory sea snails, marine gastropod mollusks within the family Turbinellidae.
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