n. genus of marine molluscs

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • sea hare — any gastropod of the order Aplysiacea, comprising large marine sluglike mollusks with a reduced, internal shell. [1585 95] * * * ▪ gastropod  any marine gastropod of the family Aplysiidae (subclass Opisthobranchia, phylum Mollusca) that is… …   Universalium

  • sea hare — any of various molluscs of the order Aplysiacea having a reduced internal shell …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sea hare — noun naked marine gastropod having a soft body with reduced internal shell and two pairs of ear like tentacles • Syn: ↑Aplysia punctata • Hypernyms: ↑gastropod, ↑univalve • Member Holonyms: ↑Aplysia, ↑genus Aplysia, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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