from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of mollusk.
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- n. A soft-bodied invertebrate of the phylum Mollusca, typically with a hard shell of one or more pieces.
- n. A weak-willed person.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Same as mollusk.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See mollusk.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. invertebrate having a soft unsegmented body usually enclosed in a shell
From French mollusque, from New Latin Mollusca (phylum name), from Latin molluscus ("thin-shelled"), from mollis ("soft"); see Proto-Indo-European *mel-. (Wiktionary)