Definitions for eyestalkˈaɪˌstɔk
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a stalk or peduncle upon which an eye is borne, as in a lobster or shrimp.
Origin of eyestalk:
A motile stalk having an eye at the tip
one of the movable peduncles which, in the decapod Crustacea, bear the eyes at the tip
In anatomy, an eyestalk is a protrusion that extends the eye away from the body, giving the eye a better field of view than if it were unextended. It is common in nature and in fiction.
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