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cuttlefish (n.)

type of cephalopod, 1590s, earlier simply cuttle, from Old English cudele "the cuttlefish;" first element perhaps related to Middle Low German küdel "container, pocket;" Old Norse koddi "cushion, testicle;" and Old English codd (see cod).

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Definitions of cuttlefish from WordNet

cuttlefish (n.)
ten-armed oval-bodied cephalopod with narrow fins as long as the body and a large calcareous internal shell;
Synonyms: cuttle
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