octopus

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 /ˈɒktəpəs/


For the noun: octopus
Plural form: octopuses
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Principal Translations
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octopus nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (animal)pulpo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso").
 An octopus has eight tentacles.
 
Additional Translations
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octopus nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (organization with many arms)organización con tentáculos nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
Note: "Tentáculos" aplicado a una organización, siempre tiene connotación negativa, de poder oculto.
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Collocations: an octopus tentacle, [try, eat, cook] octopus, [fried, roasted, grilled] octopus, more...

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