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Octolock (Japanese: たこがため Octopus Hold) is a non-damaging Fighting-type move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the signature move of Grapploct.
Octolock prevents the target from fleeing or switching out. At the end of each turn, the target's Defense and Special Defense are lowered by one stage each.
|| The user locks the target in and prevents it from fleeing. This move also lowers the target's Defense and Sp. Def every turn.
|| Egg Groups
|| Water 1
|| 1, Evo.
|Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.|
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
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