octopus

USAGE NOTE
The plural of octopus is "octopuses" or "octopi."
octopus(
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tuh
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puhs
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (animal)
a. el pulpo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We saw how an octopus uses camouflage to look like coral.Vimos cómo un pulpo usa el camuflaje para parecer un coral.
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octopus
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el pulpo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
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octopus [ˈɒktəpəs]
noun
octopuses (plural) pulpo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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