Hypertext Webster Gateway: "shelled"

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) (web1913)

Shell \Shell\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Shelled}; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To strip or break off the shell of; to take out of the
shell, pod, etc.; as, to shell nuts or pease; to shell

2. To separate the kernels of (an ear of Indian corn, wheat,
oats, etc.) from the cob, ear, or husk.

3. To throw shells or bombs upon or into; to bombard; as, to
shell a town.

{To shell out}, to distribute freely; to bring out or pay, as
money. [Colloq.]

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) (web1913)

Shelled \Shelled\, a. (Zo["o]l.)
Having a shell.

From WordNet (r) 1.7 (wn)

adj : having a hard shell or shell-like covering; "shelled animals
like clams" [ant: {shell-less}]

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