from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Resembling or having the long, thin, cylindrical shape of a worm.
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- adj. In the shape of a worm.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Resembling a worm in form or motions; vermicular.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Wormlike in form: shaped like a worm; vermicular.
- Related to a worm in structure; allied or belonging to the Vermes; vermian; helminthic; annuloid or annulose.
- Specifically, in entomology: Noting any maggot or maggot like larva, as those of most Hymenoptera and Diptera. Noting certain worm-like polyphagous larvæ;, with only rudimentary antennæ, and apodous or with very short legs like tubercles, as those of most weevils and longicorns.
- The vermis of the cerebellum.
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- adj. resembling a worm; long and thin and cylindrical
Latin vermis ("worm") + -form (Wiktionary)