Definition of vermiculated in English:

vermiculated

Line breaks: ver¦micu|lated
Pronunciation: /vəˈmɪkjʊleɪtɪd
 
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adjective

  • 1(Especially of the plumage of a bird) marked with sinuous or wavy lines.
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    • Schools of large mouth mackerel, many vermiculated angelfish, a few dogtooth tuna, and even a small whale shark made this diving very special.
    • As a female of this duck never shows any vermiculated feathers this remark seems to indicate that Buller was not familiar with the distinctive plumage of the sexes.
  • 2 archaic Worm-eaten.

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