Gastropoda definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic class inside the phylum Mollusca — the gastropods or univalves.
  • noun-plural:
    • among classes of Mollusca, of good extent. It offers almost all of the marine spiral shells, as well as the land and fresh-water snails. They generally creep by way of a flat, muscular disk, or base, on the ventral region of the human anatomy. The top often holds several sets of tentacles. See mollusca.
  • noun:
    • snails and slugs and their family members

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