"snail" in the noun sense
freshwater or marine or terrestrial gastropod mollusk usually having an external enclosing spiral shell
2. escargot, snail
edible terrestrial snail usually served in the shell with a sauce of melted butter and garlic
"snail" in the verb sense
"We went snailing in the summer"
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