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cephalopod Explained

cephalopod at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


cephalopod at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Any marine mollusk of the class Cephalopoda (e.g., cuttlefish, nautilus, octopus, and squid), which includes the most active and largest living invertebrates. Cephalopods are bilaterally symmetrical and typically have a highly developed centralized nervous system. Their image-forming eyes are similar in structure to vertebrate eyes, and their heads are armed with tentacles that have rows of round suction disks. Most cephalopods can change skin color to blend in with their surroundings. All can swim by propelling themselves backward by expelling water forcefully. Most are carnivores that feed on fish, crustaceans, and other mollusks.

Cephalopod at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Cephalopod \Ceph"a*lo*pod\, Cephalopode \Ceph"a*lo*pode\, n.
One of the Cephalopoda.

cephalopod at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : relating or belonging to the class Cephalopoda [syn: {cephalopodan}]

n : marine mollusk characterized by well-developed head and eyes
and sucker-bearing tentacles [syn: {cephalopod mollusk}]

cephalopod at English (WD) Of Explained:



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  • Any mollusc, of the class Cephalopoda, which includes squid, cuttlefish, octopus, nautiloids etc.


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    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|hlavonožec|m
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|kapopiedulo
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|pääjalkainen
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|céphalopode|m

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