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Definition of the noun lugworm
What does lugworm mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: lugworms
- marine worms having a row of tufted gills along each side of the back; often used for fishing bait
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonyms of lugworm: lobworm / lug
- more generic terms: polychaete / polychaete worm / polychete / polychete worm = chiefly marine annelids possessing both sexes and having paired appendages (parapodia) bearing bristles
- member of: class Polychaeta / Polychaeta = marine annelid worms
Alternative definition of the noun lugworm
- A large marine worm of the phylum Annelida, whose coiled castings can often be seen on beaches at low tide.
- synonym: sandworm
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for lugworm
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An Ecological Guide by Julian Cremona
The Lugworm is the dominant animal instable sandbut almost nonexistent on muddy shores where burrows will collapse. There is a marked differencein Lugworm age range across the middle shore, with those near the top of the shore being ...
Facts and Practice for A Level by Adam Johnstone
CONCEPT TEST 1 Because the lugworm is a particularly large variety of worm it has a particularly small surface area-to-volume ratio. This means that, unlike smaller worms, it cannot get all the O2 it needs by simple diffusion across its body ...
by Holger Bertrand Flöttmann
Lugworm The lugworm symbolizes the penis. Frequency: very rare (2 dreams out of 45 000) Luminous advertising Luminous advertising is a symbol of self-expression or of sexual seduction ...
by John W. Blunt, Murray H. G. Munro
of Patinopecten yessoensis, lugworm Arenicola marina, oyster Crassostrea gigas, Tapes japonica and many other ...
An International Work of Reference by John Huston Finley, William Peterson
The lugworm (Arenicola), the common serpula, and terebella are characteristic types. See EARTHwoRM; LUGWORM; SEAMoUSE. Chaetopterus, kê-top"ter-us ( 'winged bristle worm'), a muchmodified annelid, remarkable for its peculiar violet ...
Nelson's Encyclopaedia (1913)
Everybody's Book of Reference ... by Frank Moore Colby, George Sandeman
See LUGWORM. Arms, FRANZ XAVIER (1856), German- American musical conductor and voice specialist, was born in Neef, Rhenish Prussia, and ...
Collins Rhyming Dictionary (2014)
by Rosalind Fergusson
tapeworm, threadworm, earthworm, wheatgerm, eelworm, mealworm, silkworm , pinworm, ringworm, inchworm, wireworm, blindworm, roundworm, glowworm, slowworm, lugworm, bookworm, hookworm, woodworm, * pachyderm, endoderm, ...
tease, tieup,troll, yabby06 badger, berley,burley, caplin,gentle, harass, hassle, ledger,lidger, needle,plague, yabbie07 capelin, catworm, lugworm, provoke, ragworm, torment 08 irritate 09 anchoveta, angleworm, brandling, incentive, killifish, ...
by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen
lug luggage; lugger; lugging; lugsail; lugworm lug luglio (Italian—July) Lugd.
Mournful ; Indicating sorrow; doleful Lugworm, lugVerm, n. A worm which burrows in the muddy sand of the shore. Lukewarm, luk'warm.a. Moderately warm; tepid; not zealous; indifferent. Lull, luL vt. To sing to, as to a child to soothe. — vi.
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- Lugworm Cast
The North Sea Coastline at Holy Island, Northumberland.
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- Lugworm cast
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- Lugworm hunting
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- Lugworm casts
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- Lugworm patterns
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- Digging for bait... Lugworm! Nice! :-)
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- Lugworm; The Bioglow Explanation
From the Fish Dynamix Research Team, looking into Lugworms fluorescent pigment they secrete, why fish are attracted to this pigment, and how Bioglow ...
- Lugworm Meaning
Video shows what lugworm means. A large marine annelid worm of the species , whose coiled castings can often be seen on beaches at low tide.. lugworm ...
Scrabble value of L1U1G2W4O1R1M3
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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