Tentaculum

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Tentaculum (Zoöl) A tentacle.
    • Tentaculum (Anat) One of the stiff hairs situated about the mouth, or on the face, of many animals, and supposed to be tactile organs; a tactile hair.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tentaculum A tentacle of any kind; also, a tactile hair; a vibrissa, as one of the whiskers of a cat.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. See Tentacle