Definition of the word Hectocotylus, Meaning of Hectocotylus word :
n. - One of the arms of the male of most kinds of cephalopods, which is specially modified in various ways to effect the fertilization of the eggs. In a special sense, the greatly modified arm of Argonauta and allied genera, which, after receiving the spermatophores, becomes detached from the male, and attaches itself to the female for reproductive purposes.
There are total 12 letters in Hectocotylus, Starting with H and ending with S.
Total 489 words created by multiple letters combination of Hectocotylus in English Dictionary.