Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. One of the orders of Pteropoda. They have no shell.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An order of pteropods, of the class Pteropoda, having distinct head and foot, no mantle or developed shell (whence the name), the head usually provided with tentacles, and the fins attached to the neck.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.