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synonyms for cuttlefish

  • abalone
  • clam
  • snail
  • chiton
  • limpet
  • whelk
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How to use cuttlefish in a sentence

Because their soft bodies decay easily, it’s rare to find well-preserved fossils of cephalopods, a group that includes octopus, squid and cuttlefish.
SCIENTISTS ARE ARGUING OVER THE IDENTITY OF A FOSSILIZED 10-ARMED CREATUREANNA GIBBSMARCH 8, 2022SCIENCE NEWS
Meaty rockfish teeters on a bed of corn and diced cuttlefish, circled in a sauce coaxed from peanut butter and shellfish broth.
2021 FALL DINING GUIDETOM SIETSEMAOCTOBER 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For the black ink (trmentum, 391) was occasionally substituted the liquid of the cuttlefish.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
It is very similar to the ordinary cuttlefish, only, of course very much larger.
WITH AIRSHIP AND SUBMARINEHARRY COLLINGWOOD
She leaned a bit heavily on the arm she took as they left the cuttlefish to his ill-conditioned solitude.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
Another family—the Sepiad—contains the Cuttlefish (Sepia officinalis), the bone of which is such a common object on the beach.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The duke and his mother appeared to her as cuttlefish in a cave under perpendicular cliffs that ran into the sea.
THE TITLE MARKETEMILY POST
Like the squids and cuttlefish, of which it was the prototype, it had an internal calcareous shell (Fig. 327).
THE ELEMENTS OF GEOLOGYWILLIAM HARMON NORTON
Over the doorway itself is an arrangement of straw, an orange, a lobster, dried cuttlefish and more gohei.
THE FOUNDATIONS OF JAPANJ.W. ROBERTSON SCOTT
A Greek looked at a cockle-shell or a cuttlefish as carefully as he looked at an Olympic conqueror.
ON THE OLD ROAD VOL. 1 (OF 2)JOHN RUSKIN
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WORDS RELATED TO CUTTLEFISH

  • abalone
  • chiton
  • clam
  • cuttlefish
  • limpet
  • snail
  • whelk
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.