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tentacular

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adjective ten·tac·u·lar \ten-ˈta-kyə-lər\

Definition of tentacular

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling tentacles

  2. 2 :  equipped with tentacles



Origin and Etymology of tentacular

New Latin tentaculum


First Known Use: 1828

Rhymes with tentacular

oracular, spectacular, spiracular, vernacular


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