Definition of scaleworm in English:


Syllabification: scale·worm
Pronunciation: /ˈskālˌwərm
(also scale worm)


  • A marine bristle worm with scales on the upper surface that have a protective function, and in some species are able to luminesce.
    • Family Aphroditidae: Aphrodite and other genera. See also sea mouse

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