What is another word for gastropoda?

Pronunciation: [ɡˌastɹəpˈə͡ʊdə] (IPA)

Gastropoda is a class of mollusks characterized by a single, spiral-shaped shell and a muscular foot used for locomotion and feeding. Synonyms for gastropoda include the snail and slug family, which are known for their slimy bodies and slow-moving behavior. Another term that can be used as a synonym for gastropoda is univalve, which refers to the single shell that characterizes these organisms. Gastropoda is a diverse class that includes both terrestrial and aquatic species, making it an important component of many ecosystems. Despite their sometimes-unappealing appearance, gastropods play crucial roles in maintaining the balance of their environment.

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What are the hypernyms for Gastropoda?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Gastropoda

And I sincerely felt that it was better for me to be where I was, occupied with putting the many-colored family of the Purpura and the twenty-three varieties of the gastropoda in order.
"The Story of a Child"
Pierre Loti

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