1. [ noun ] (biology,zoology) a group of aquatic mammals
Related terms: animal_group pinniped_mammal cetacean
2. [ noun ] (botany) a several-seeded dehiscent fruit as e.g. of a leguminous plant
Synonyms: seedpod
Related terms: fruit legume peanut cowage screw_bean loment okra shell
3. [ noun ] (botany) the vessel that contains the seeds of a plant (not the seeds themselves)
Synonyms: seedcase cod
Related terms: husk pea_pod
4. [ verb ] produce pods, of plants
Related terms: grow
5. [ verb ] take something out of its shell or pod, such as peas or beans
Synonyms: shell
Related terms: remove shell
6. [ noun ] a detachable container of fuel on an airplane
Synonyms: fuel_pod
Related terms: container airplane
Similar spelling:   pood