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Word: cephalopod



The nearest Klingon analogue to a squid, cuttlefish, or octopus. The cephalopod body plan is the only non-tetrapod anatomical arrangement in which intelligence has been observed to develop, and the tentacles of what appears to be a cephalopod of some sort were served as Klingon food in the TNG episode “Genesis”.

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3 thoughts on “cephalopod

  1. anDu says:

    Shouldn’t this be categorized under Animals, rather than General Nouns?

      • Rhona Fenwick says:

        While you’re right, of course, the truth is I simply forgot about the category when I suggested the term. DopDaq qul yIchenmoH QobDI’ ghu’.

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