Gastropoda

noun plural
Gas·​tro·​poda | \ ga-ˈsträp-ə-də \

Medical Definition of Gastropoda

: a large class of mollusks (as snails) with a univalve shell or none and usually with a distinct head bearing sensory organs

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gastropod \ ˈgas-​trə-​ˌpäd \ noun or adjective

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