Definition of Conchologies

1. conchology [n] - See also: conchology



Lexicographical Neighbors of Conchologies

conchifragous
conchiglie
conching
conchinine
conchiolin
conchite
conchites
conchitic
concho
conchoid
conchoidal
conchoidal bodies
conchoidally
conchoids
conchological
conchologies (current term)
conchologist
conchologists
conchology
conchometry
conchos
conchospiral
conchospirals
conchs
conchy
conchyliometry
conchæ
conciator
concientious
concierge

Literary usage of Conchologies

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Graham's Magazine by George R. Graham, Edgar Allan Poe (1842)
"... unstable, and consequently vexatious classifications which there occur—to those, in especial, who have labored over the " conchologies" of De Blainville ..."

2. The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal (1843)
"... and on the other side was one, which I had not seen before, of Father Don- nellan, in full robes. All the little old conchologies were there too, ..."

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