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  • P. 282) has been published by the inventor, describing the practical trial at the Cockle Creek Works.
  • COCKLE, in zoology, a mollusc (Cardium) of the class Lamellibranchia.
  • The two valves of the shell of the common cockle are similar to each other, and somewhat circular in outline.
  • By means of this muscular foot the cockle burrows rapidly in the muddy sand of the sea-shore, and it can also when it is not buried perform considerable leaps by suddenly bending the foot.
  • In other respects the anatomy of the cockle presents no important differences from that of a typical Lamellibranch.
 

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