- a tentacle or movable stalk bearing an eye, as in certain snails.
Origin of ommatophore
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- zoology a movable stalk or tentacle bearing an eye, occurring in lower animals such as crabs and snails
Word Origin for ommatophore
C19: from Greek omma eye + -phore
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