1. A cephalopod mollusk of the genus Nautilus, especially N. pompilius, found in the Indian and Pacific oceans and having a spiral, pearly-lined shell with a series of air-filled chambers. Also called chambered nautilus, pearly nautilus.
2. The paper nautilus.
[Latin, from Greek nautilos, sailor, nautilus, from nauts, mariner, from naus, ship.]
Translations for: Nautilus
n. - (zo.) Nautilus
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n. - náutilo (m)
n. - nautilo
n. - nautilus, pärlbåt (zool.), papperssnäcka
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