Definition of Single shell
1. Noun. A shell for a single oarsman.
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Literary usage of Single shell
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1. The Electrical Engineer (1893)
"Thickening a single shell being inefficient, the effect of using two or three ... Here, as in the case of a single shell, the shielding is improved by ..."
2. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1893)
"The case of a single shell with a small magnet at the centre is next considered, ... single shell.. .. IO .. 5'0 .. 4-8 .. 7-0 External field. ..."
3. The Portola Expedition of 1769-1770, Diary of Miguel Costanso by Miguel Costansó (1911)
"The sea, which did not yield even a single shell-fish, was no less barren, although it abounded in sea-gulls and pelicans—the only fishermen on these ..."
4. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1900)
"... the Asahi could only lose two of her 3-inch by a single shell. In the placing of her 3-inch guns she is altogether better off than the Formidable, ..."
5. Steam Power Plant Engineering by George Frederick Gebhardt (1917)
"single shell, Fig. 158, and 2. Double shell, Fig. 156. ... The single shell is the general construction where carefully burned and selected brick not easily ..."