HyperDic: giant_northwest_shipworm

English > 1 sense of the expression giant northwest shipworm:
NOUNanimalgiant northwest shipworm, Bankia setaceaegiant shipworm of the Pacific coast of North America
English > giant northwest shipworm: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaninggiant shipworm of the Pacific coast of North America.
SynonymBankia setaceae
Member ofBankia, genus Bankiagiant shipworms
Broadershipworm, teredinidwormlike marine bivalve that bores into wooden piers and ships by means of drill-like shells
SpanishBankia setaceae

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