Argonaut Definition

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1. Amongst these were slaying the many-headed Hydra, retrieving the Golden Apples of the Hesperides and bringing the hellhound Cerberus up from the Underworld. Heracles was also an argonaut. 1
2. Another famousstory where Eros played an important part was the Argonautic expedition. 0
3. Female argonauts tuck masses of tiny eggs into spare space in the structure, Vecchione notes, much as bottom-dwelling octopuses protect their eggs in rock crevices. 1
4. Female argonauts, a group of four species that are close cousins of octopuses, grow delicate white shell-like cases. 1
5. He has even fought skeleton warriors with Jason and the Argonauts. 0
6. Only female argonauts grow the shell-like structures, but males have very different bodies, presumably with different buoyancy issues. 1
7. People have mused about the function of argonauts' striking shell-like structures at least since Aristotle suggested that the animals sail or row them like boats. 1
8. The Golden Fleece, sought after by Jason and his Argonauts , is rumored to hold great power as well as great beauty. 0

Argonaut

[ˈärɡəˌnôt]

NOUN

argonauts (plural noun)

  - a small floating octopus, the female of which has webbed sail-like arms and secretes a thin coiled papery shell in which the eggs are laid.Also called paper nautilus.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En