tentacle


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something that acts like a tentacle in its ability to grasp and hold

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any of various elongated tactile or prehensile flexible organs that occur on the head or near the mouth in many animals

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After an intense multiplayer online battle, Dubai's Fratres Ad Vitam emerged champion of the Tentacle League.
Her fourth book, Tentacle shows a clear progression in Indiana's mastery of multiple plotlines, with tighter control of a hectic prose, dense with allusion.
"You could see these repeated dark stains along each tentacle that resembles how comb jelly combs fossilize.
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In this paper, we used Haliplanella luciae to test combinations of self/non-self stimuli for their possible effects on each of two effector systems: cnida discharge and tentacle contraction.
The tentacles can give rise to a venomous ouch, shooting tiny harpoons of poison into anything trapped in the stringy tentacle net.
A box jellyfish is 10,000 times more dangerous than a common jellyfish, said Angel Yanagihara, associate research professor of the Department of Tropical Medicine at the University of Hawaii in Manoa, adding that just a few inches of tentacle contact could kill a child.
Museum and aquaria specimens were examined to determine tentacle coloration and shell rib counts.
APOLLONIA GRILL A whole tentacle, chargrilled to superb tenderness, is embellished with a tart-sweet lemon vinaigrette ($13.99).
Margaret Atwood won the GBP1,000 Red Tentacle best novel category for her title The Heart Goes Last, which was described as the most "progressive, intelligent and entertaining" novel of the year.
One medusa had eight tentacles, a reddish ocellus at the base of each tentacle and a new tentacle growing from the side of the bell (Fig.
Use a toothpick to push the top end of the yarn tentacle through one of the button holes.
Making a sea anemone tentacle takes a bit of stretching.