In Illiger's category of animals (1811), the fourteenth order, containing the sirenians and cetaceans as two families, Sirenia and Cete: identical to Mutilata.
A division of azygobranchiate gastropods, containing the natant or free-swimming oceanic or pelagic types often known as heteropods, and matching into the course or purchase Heteropoda.: opposed to Reptantia.
A section of cephalate mollusks recommended when it comes to cephalopods.
A suborder of peritriehous ciliate infusorians, containing people who tend to be free-swimming: against Sedentaria.
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...