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(English) A class of marine mollusks (Polyplacophora), similar to snails, with several paired plates on the back. (See also: molluscs, squids)
(French) Classe des mollusques marins (Polyplacophora), similaire aux escargots, avec plusieurs paires des plaques sur le dos. (See also: molluscs, squids)
(Portuguese) Classe de moluscos marinhos (Polyplacophora), semelhantes ás lapas mas com a concha constituída normalmente por oito placas. (See also: molluscs, squids)

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