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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Bottom-living cephalopod having a soft oval body with eight long tentacles; Tentacles of an eight-legged sea animal prepared as food.

Usage examples (37)
  • "Oooh, look, the octopus is going into the house!"
  • But the lifespan of the common octopus is only 3 years
  • An octopus is likely to see a disk in the wild, but a square?
  • The corporate octopus is stifling the natural growth of humanity. for more
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