Find another word for nautilus. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nautilus, like: chambered-nautilus, pearly nautilus, paper-nautilus, argonaut, argonauta-argo, nuclear submarine and nuclear-powered submarine.
2, C): the larva therefore resembles Nautilus in the relations of body and shell.
(14) Richard Owen, Memoir on the Pearly Nautilus (London, 1832).
The shells of the pearly nautilus are commonly used by the Visayans for drinking cups.
That of Nautilus, which would be most important in this inquiry, is unfortunately still unknown.
After I had learned a great many interesting things about the life and habits of the children of the sea--how in the midst of dashing waves the little polyps build the beautiful coral isles of the Pacific, and the foraminifera have made the chalk-hills of many a land--my teacher read me "The Chambered Nautilus," and showed me that the shell-building process of the mollusks is symbolical of the development of the mind.