cephalopod mollusk


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Related to cephalopod mollusk: class Cephalopoda
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Noun1.cephalopod mollusk - marine mollusk characterized by well-developed head and eyes and sucker-bearing tentaclescephalopod mollusk - marine mollusk characterized by well-developed head and eyes and sucker-bearing tentacles
mollusc, mollusk, shellfish - invertebrate having a soft unsegmented body usually enclosed in a shell
Cephalopoda, class Cephalopoda - octopuses; squids; cuttlefish; pearly nautilus
chambered nautilus, pearly nautilus, nautilus - cephalopod of the Indian and Pacific oceans having a spiral shell with pale pearly partitions
dibranch, dibranchiate, dibranchiate mollusk - cephalopods having two gills
octopod - a cephalopod with eight arms but lacking an internal shell
decapod - cephalopods having eight short tentacles plus two long ones
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The perceptive cephalopod mollusk correctly chose the winner in 80 per cent of Germany's Euro 2008 campaign and in each of Germany's five 2010 World Cup matches.
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