A cephalopod mollusc of the order Octopoda; an octopus.
More example sentences
- The major groups of drilling marine predators include octopods and gastropods.
- Because of the lack of the external conch the octopods swam swiftly, and successfully coped with the upper Cretaceous marine predators.
- Lewy demonstrated the similarity in breeding strategies between ammonoids and extant octopods.
Definition of octopod in:
- The US English dictionary