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- n. A member of the Loligo genus of cephalopods; a squid.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of cephalopods, including numerous species of squids, common on the coasts of America and Europe. They are much used for fish bait.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of the family Loliginidæ. L. vulgaris is the common European squid. L. pealei, L. galei, and L. brevis are American species.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. somewhat flattened cylindrical squid
From Latin lolīgo. (Wiktionary)