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Example Sentences for "tentacles"

An octopus has eight tentacles that it uses to catch and hold preySome sea animals use their tentacles to sting their prey, paralyzing them before eating them.

An octopus has eight tentacles that it uses to catch and hold prey.

The huge squid held the mighty whale tightly in its tentacles.

When I ate the raw octopus, the hot spice made the tentacles move around in my mouth.

Does a squid have as many tentacles as an octopus?

The octopus felt its way along the ocean floor with its tentacles.

The squid made a sudden movement with its tentacles, and disappeared into the rocks.

The largest jellyfish in the world has tentacles that extend over half the length of a football field.

The tentacles of organized crime have reached into the highest level of this government.

A jellyfish is not a single animal, but a colony of animals. Some of its tentacles act as a balance, others sting enemies, some catch prey, and others are in charge of breeding.

Giant squids have tentacles as long as telephone poles, and eyes the size of basketballs.

Most octopus reach only 10 to 20 inches in length with tentacles extended, and weigh only about 5 pounds.

While corals lack a brain, they have a simple nervous system. It is called a nerve net, and extends from the coral's mouth to the tentacles.

Dodie Smith once described the family as that dear octopus from whose tentacles we never quite escape.

Find someone who has eaten octopus tentacles.


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