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lobworm


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lobworm  \Lob"worm`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  lugworm. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lugworm  \Lug"worm`\,  n.  [1st  lug  +  worm.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  large  marine  annelid  ({Arenicola  marina})  having  a  row  of 
  tufted  gills  along  each  side  of  the  back  It  is  found 
  burrowing  in  sandy  beaches,  both  in  America  and  Europe,  and 
  is  used  for  bait  by  European  fishermen.  Called  also 
  {lobworm},  and  {baitworm}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  lobworm 
  n  :  marine  worms  having  a  row  of  tufted  gills  along  each  side  of 
  the  back  often  used  for  fishing  bait  [syn:  {lugworm},  {lug}] 




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