• WordNet 3.6
    • n amphipod a kind of malacostracan crustacean
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Amphipod (Zoöl) Of or pertaining to the Amphipoda.
    • n Amphipod (Zoöl) One of the Amphipoda.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • amphipod Same as amphipodous.
    • n amphipod An amphipodan; one of the Amphipoda.
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In literature:

CRUSTACEA, amphipod, males sexually mature while young, ii.
"The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex" by Charles Darwin

In news:

' Supergiant ' amphipod discovered in deep sea near New Zealand.
' Supergiant ' amphipod: An expedition from the University of Aberdeen has yielded rare specimens of a giant, pale crustacean living 4 miles beneath the ocean surface.
Amphipod to diatom to bacterium , in one GIF.