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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.