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polypus

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin polypūs, from Ancient Greek πολύπους (polúpous)

NounEdit

polypus (plural polypi)

  1. A cardiac thrombus usually found post-mortem.
  2. (archaic) An octopus.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πολύπους (polúpous).

NounEdit

polypus

  1. octopus
  2. cuttlefish
  3. nasal tumor

DescendantsEdit