from The Century Dictionary.
- Having a tentacle or tentacles; tentaculated; tentaculiferous.
- Tentaculiform; tentacular: a less careful usage: as, tentaculate processes.
- Of or pertaining to the Tentaculata: as, crinoids are tentaculate echinoderms.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Zoöl.) Having tentacles, or organs like tentacles; tentacled.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective zoology Having
tentacles, or organslike tentacles; tentacled.
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And oddest of all, as it seemed to me for the moment, two or three of these weird inhabitants of a subterranean world, a world sheltered by innumerable miles of rock from sun or rain, carried umbrellas in their tentaculate hands — real terrestrial looking umbrellas!
“Among their catch was a many-tentaculate, evil-eyed black thing, ferociously active, whose appearance they greeted with shrieks and twitters, and which with quick, nervous movements they hacked to pieces by means of little hatchets.