octopean

adjective
oc·​to·​pe·​an | \ ¦äktə¦pēən, (ˈ)äk¦tōp- \
variants: or octopine \ ˈäktəˌpīn , -​pə̇n \

Definition of octopean

: of, relating to, or like an octopus

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History and Etymology for octopean

octopus + -an or -ine

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“Octopean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/octopean. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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