from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any sea slug of the genus Aplysia

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of marine mollusks of the order Tectibranchiata; the sea hare. Some of the species when disturbed throw out a deep purple liquor, which colors the water to some distance. See Illust. in Appendix.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of gastropodous mollusks, the sea-hares, having an oval oblong form with four tentacles, and somewhat resembling slugs.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. type genus of the family Aplysiidae


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