Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Tentacle.
  • n. A tentacle.
  • n. One of the stiff hairs situated around the mouth, or on the face, of many animals, and supposed to be tactile organs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A tentacle.
  • n. One of the stiff hairs situated about the mouth, or on the face, of many animals, and supposed to be tactile organs; a tactile hair.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tentacle of any kind; also, a tactile hair; a vibrissa, as one of the whiskers of a cat.

Etymologies

New Latin, from tento + -culus (Wiktionary)
See tentacle. (Wiktionary)

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