Carapace in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Carapace

the outer shell of an arachnid, crustacean, or turtle

Examples of Carapace in a sentence

Patterns on the turtle’s carapace are changing over time, with his shell becoming duller as he ages.  🔊

Crayfish have a carapace that acts as a shield, protecting their delicate gills with its hard surface.  🔊

The small crustacean’s carapace was not able to protect its eyes and mouth when the predator attacked.  🔊

A rigid and rocky shell called the carapace is part of the crab’s anatomy and serves as both its armor and home.  🔊

The tortoise’s carapace is known as its leathery shell in lament’s terms.  🔊

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