noun, plural oc·to·pus·es, oc·to·pi [ok-tuh-pahy]. /ˈɒk təˌpaɪ/.
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She probes and flexes her stylets under the skin to find these blood vessels, like the arms of an octopus reaching into the dark to carry out a dangerous deed.Evolution made mosquitos into stealthy, sensitive vampires|Erica McAlister|October 15, 2020|Popular Science
After the sea pigs, a scattering of octopuses came into view.
While exploring a kelp forest, he discovers a female octopus and makes a commitment to go see her every day for a year to learn about her life and to see if she will befriend him.
What ensues is an incredibly beautiful film about the ecosystem of the kelp forest, the intelligence and amazing abilities of the octopus, and a man’s poignant relationship with a wild creature.
Other bacteria from this group make TTX in pufferfish, the blue-ringed octopus and sea snails.
Sadly, Paul the Octopus did not outlive his impressive but unpopular World Cup predictions by long.
It's at a time like this that Germans yearn most for Paul the Octopus, the great mollusk soothsayer for Germany.
Octopus is one of those sleazy and boorish Americans whose instincts prove correct.This 1979 Novel Predicted Putin’s Invasion Of Crimea|Michael Weiss|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They are the Tarpon, the Falcon, the Sea Fox, and the Octopus.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead, as Guy Lawson writes in Octopus, Israel engineered a haphazard plan to fake his own death.First Rule of the Fake Dead Bankers Club: Stay Gone|Daniel Gross|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the first place, it may surprise you to know that the Octopus's body is made on the same plan as that of the snail.Within the Deep|R. Cadwallader Smith
One of these was called the Octopus, the first submarine to be fitted with twin screws.Aircraft and Submarines|Willis J. Abbot.
He was a football player too; his hug was that of an octopus which swallowed you all.Lore of Proserpine|Maurice Hewlett
When the octopus reached the shore off ran the rat into the bush.
It was seen in the turtle, the sea eel, the octopus, and the garden lizard.