Dewworm

Revision as of 21:16, 3 October 2005 by WikiConvertor (Talk)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)

Dewworm --> earthworm

1. (Science: zoology) Any worm of the genus lumbricus and allied genera, found in damp soil. One of the largest and most abundant species in Europe and America is L. Terrestris; many others are known; called also angleworm and dewworm.

2. A mean, sordid person; a niggard.

Retrieved from "http://www.biology-online.org/bodict/index.php?title=Dewworm&oldid=48818"
First | Previous (Dewlaps) | Next (Dewy) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.