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gas·tro·pod

(gas'trō-pod),
Common name for members of the class Gastropoda.
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gastropod

(găs′trə-pŏd′)
n.
Any of numerous mollusks of the class Gastropoda, characteristically having a single, usually coiled shell or no shell at all, a ventral muscular foot, and eyes and tentacles located on a distinct head, and including the snails, slugs, cowries, and limpets.

gas′tro·pod′ adj.
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gastropod

see GASTEROPOD.
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