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cuttle

(ˈkʌtəl)
n
1. (Animals) short for cuttlefish, cuttlebone
2. (Animals) little cuttle a small cuttlefish, Sepiola atlantica, often found on beaches
[Old English cudele; related to Old High German kiot bag, Norwegian dialect kaule cuttle, Old English codd bag]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cuttle - ten-armed oval-bodied cephalopod with narrow fins as long as the body and a large calcareous internal shellcuttle - 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
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Ned Land's harpoon, at each stroke, was plunged into the staring eyes of the cuttle fish.
4km long single carriageway between Wilmore Road and Holmleigh Way, the scheme will also include the creation of two bridges spanning Cuttle Brook and the associated drainage and service works.
CARP anglers are off to a fantastic start at Cuttle Mill Fishery, near the Belfry, where 255 were landed in the first five days after opening on June 16.
Also on stage are Andrew McCloskey as Alderman Fitzwarren, Robert Long-ward as Captain Cuttle, Keith lies is the Sultan of Morocco and Tony Stanley is King Neptune.
The 1922 Derby: Steve Donoghue wins aboard Captain Cuttle, with Michael Beary and Craigangower in third' Steve Donoghue: the ten-time champion jockey amassed sizeable debts through his generosity and gregarious lifestyle
Exciting new arrivals include seahorses, cuttle fish and octopus.
At the end, exit over a stile next to the lodge and cross the main road carefully into Cuttle Mill Lane and continue to the farmhouse.
BCM Construction Group, based on Kingswinford's Pensnett industrial estate, has bought the London company Cuttle McLeod Construction.
So he responded by "having a wee widdle in the powder pot," explained Marsden's lawyer Barry Cuttle.
Other than the above shark fins, fish maws, beche-de-mer, cuttle fish & squid, sprats are also exports mostly to the Asian markets.
com n Cuttle Mill Fishery, near The Belfry, has been busy netting out tons of roach and also refurbishing with a new barn for anglers staying overnight.