carapacho
carapacho
masculine noun
1. (general) 
a. shell 
El carapacho del caracol está roto.The snail's shell is broken.
b. carapace 
El carapacho de las tortugas carey, con sus marcas distintivas, se usaba en artículos decorativos antes de ser prohibido.The Hawksbill sea turtle's carapace, with its distinctive markings, was used in decorative items before it was banned.
carapacho
shell; carapace
meterse en su carapacho to go into one's shell
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