• Gastropod Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) One of the Gastropoda.
• Gastropoda Definition & Synonyms
- (n. pl.) One of the classes of Mollusca, of great extent. It includes most of the marine spiral shells, and the land and fresh-water snails. They generally creep by means of a flat, muscular disk, or foot, on the ventral side of the body. The head usually bears one or two pairs of tentacles. See Mollusca.
• Gastropodous Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Of or pertaining to the Gastropoda.