nautilus
noun (plural -luses or nautili) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, paper nautilus, from Greek nautilos, literally, sailor, from naus ship Date: 1601 1. any of a genus (Nautilus) of cephalopod mollusks of the South Pacific and Indian oceans with a spiral chambered shell that is pearly on the inside — called also chambered nautilus 2. paper nautilus

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  • Nautilus — es: ● el nombre vulgar de las Nautilidae, una familia de cefalópodos dotados de concha externa; ● el nombre científico de Nautilus, uno de los dos géneros que la componen; ● en honor a estos, el nombre del submarino Nautilus, la ficticia… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Nautilus — (Галаксиди,Греция) Категория отеля: Адрес: Parodos Odou Eleftherias 80, Галаксиди, 33052 …   Каталог отелей

  • nautilus — [nôt′ l əs] n. pl. nautiluses or nautili [nôt′ lī΄] [ModL < L < Gr nautilos, sailor, nautilus < naus, a ship: see NAVY] 1. any of two genera (Nautilus or Allonautilus) of tropical tetrabranchiate cephalopods having a many chambered,… …   English World dictionary

  • Nautilus — (Ставрос,Греция) Категория отеля: Адрес: Stavros, Ставрос, 73100, Греция …   Каталог отелей

  • Nautilus — (Виламура,Португалия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Avenida do Parque, 8125 404 Виламура, Португ …   Каталог отелей

  • Nautilus — Nau ti*lus, n.; pl. E. {Nautiluses}, L. {Nautili}. [L., fr. Gr. nayti los a seaman, sailor, a kind of shellfish which was supposed to be furnished with a membrane which served as a sail; fr. nay^s ship. See {Nave} of a church.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nautilus — (n.) marine cephalopod, c.1600, from L. nautilus, in Pliny a kind of marine snail (including also squid, cuttlefish, polyps, etc.), from Gk. nautilos paper nautilus, lit. sailor, from nautes sailor, from naus ship (see NAVAL (Cf. naval)). The… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Nautilus — (Скопелос,Греция) Категория отеля: Адрес: Skopelos, Скопелос, 37003, Греция …   Каталог отелей

  • Nautilus — Nautilus, Schiffsboot (Nautilus), Gattung Weichthiere aus der Ordnung der Kopffüßler, mit spiralförmig gewundenem vielkammerigem Gehäus, dessen Windungen sich an einander legen; das Thier mit zahlreichen fadenförmigen Fangarmen um den Mund, ohne… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • naùtilus — m zool. mekušac glavonožac (Nautilus pompilius) iz J Pacifika, ob. smješten unutar spiralne sedefaste školjke; indijska lađica …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • nautilus — NAUTÍLUS s.m. v. nautil. Trimis de cornel, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  NAUTÍLUS s.n. v. nautil. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

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