Definition of white worm in English:

white worm

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noun

  • A burrowing marine bristle worm which is bluish-white with iridescent pink shading and a grey dorsal line.
    • Nephtys hombergi, family Nephtyidae
    More example sentences
    • Most prized of all are long, slimy white worms which are hacked out of mangrove branches and eaten live.
    • Middle England is infested with ugly estates, radioactive waste, wriggling white worms, Japanese knotweed and ghosts that do not always wish the living well.
    • Get another shoebox, top to 3/4 full with dampened peat moss, and you have the insurance of a supply of white worms.

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