Definitions for octopodˈɒk təˌpɒd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

oc•to•podˈɒk təˌpɒd(n.)

  1. any eight-armed cephalopod mollusk of the order Octopoda: includes the octopuses and paper nautiluses.

    Category: Invertebrates

Origin of octopod:

1820–30; < NL Octopoda < Gk oktṓpous eight-footed

Princeton's WordNet

  1. octopod(noun)

    a cephalopod with eight arms but lacking an internal shell


  1. octopod(Noun)

    Any animal with eight feet or foot-like parts.

  2. octopod(Noun)

    Any cephalopod mollusks of the order Octopoda.


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