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cuttlefish
common cuttlefish
Sepia officinalis

cut·tle·fish

 (kŭt′l-fĭsh′)
n. pl. cuttlefish or cut·tle·fish·es
Any of various marine cephalopod mollusks of the family Sepiidae, having eight arms and two long tentacles, a calcareous internal shell, and a broad body.

[Middle English codel, cotil, cuttlefish (from Old English cudele) + fish.]

cuttlefish

(ˈkʌtəlˌfɪʃ)
n, pl -fish or -fishes
(Animals) any cephalopod mollusc of the genus Sepia and related genera, which occur near the bottom of inshore waters and have a broad flattened body: order Decapoda (decapods). Sometimes shortened to: cuttle See also squid1

cut•tle•fish

(ˈkʌt lˌfɪʃ)

n., pl. (esp. collectively) -fish, (esp. for kinds or species) -fish•es.
any flattened squidlike cephalopod of the family Sepiidae with a hard internal shell.
[1400–50; late Middle English codel, Old English cudele cuttlefish + fish]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cuttlefish - ten-armed oval-bodied cephalopod with narrow fins as long as the body and a large calcareous internal shellcuttlefish - ten-armed oval-bodied cephalopod with narrow fins as long as the body and a large calcareous internal shell
decapod - cephalopods having eight short tentacles plus two long ones
genus Sepia, Sepia - type genus of the Sepiidae
Translations
صَبيْدِج، حَبّار
sépie
blæksprutte
mustekalaseepia
smokkfiskur
sepija
tinteszivs
zeekat
choco
mürekkep balığı

cuttlefish

[ˈkʌtlfɪʃ] N (cuttlefish or cuttlefishes (pl)) → jibia f, sepia f

cuttlefish

[ˈkʌtəlfɪʃ] nseiche fcut up (mainly British) adj (= upset) → affecté(e)
to be cut up about sth → être affecté(e) par qch

cuttlefish

nTintenfisch m, → Sepie f, → Kuttelfisch m

cuttlefish

[ˈkʌtlˌfɪʃ] nseppia

cuttlefish

(ˈkatlfiʃ) plural ˈcuttlefish noun
a sea-creature like the squid, able to squirt an inky liquid.
References in classic literature ?
The end of it was that the licentiate reckoned up for him by thrusts every one of the buttons of the short cassock he wore, tore the skirts into strips, like the tails of a cuttlefish, knocked off his hat twice, and so completely tired him out, that in vexation, anger, and rage, he took the sword by the hilt and flung it away with such force, that one of the peasants that were there, who was a notary, and who went for it, made an affidavit afterwards that he sent it nearly three-quarters of a league, which testimony will serve, and has served, to show and establish with all certainty that strength is overcome by skill.
It served as nest and food for myriads of crustacea and molluscs, crabs, and cuttlefish.
One could almost fancy they were sea-monsters like krakens or cuttlefish, writhing polypi who had crawled up from the sea to see the end of this tragedy, even as he, the villain and victim of it, the terrible man in the tall hat, had once crawled up from the sea.
Skidder to himself, putting his feet up against the lambrequins and disappearing in a cloud of smoke like an aerial cuttlefish.
ABSTRACT The Correct cuttlefish Sepia pharaonis (Ehrenberg, 1831) is an abundant cephalopod in Persian Gulf and Oman Sea.
The a la carte features small dishes similar to tapas, with more formal starters such as a warm salad of cod cooked with cuttlefish ink, pinenut sauce and hazlenut crumble or apple and morcilla canelloni with cream cheese and tomatoes.
The Anglesey Sea Zoo, near Brynsiencyn, houses several European common cuttlefish which were the focus on for a sequence in an upcoming Springwatch.
Although the noisy entertainment proved culturally captivating the star of the show was Chef Jordi's inspired cuisine which included an assortment of sizzling seafood in Paella, fish cakes, tortilla, chicken with garlic sauce, meatballs with cuttlefish and bean casserole.
Also, 10-tonne of shrimps and 122-tonne of cuttlefish were unloaded this January while no landings were reported for lobsters and abalones in January because their fishing season was not yet started.
Also, 10 ton of shrimps and 122 ton of cuttlefish were unloaded this January while no landings were reported for lobsters and abalones in January because their fishing season was not yet started.
It takes the signature dishes of the restaurant, adapts them for home cooks, and pairs them with color photos by Anders Schonnemann, but is recommended for readers who like to tackle innovative ingredients and dishes, from a Cuttlefish Risotto with Charred Fennel to Hara Bhara Lamb with Smoky Eggplant and Mint Yogurt and Duck and Waffle with Mustard Maple Syrup.
A A rare form of snuff B Ground cuttlefish shell used for blotting ink C An alloy resembling gold D An inferior type of beer QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: Which is the most westerly port in France?