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mollusk

mol·lusk

mollusk

pronunciation:
ma lsk
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part of speech: noun
definition: an animal in a large group of invertebrates or animals without backbones. Most kinds of mollusks live in the ocean and have soft bodies covered by a shell. Snails, clams, squid, and octopuses are examples of mollusks.
derivations: molluskan (adj.), mollusklike (adj.), molluskan (n.)
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