HyperDic: segmented_worm

English > 1 sense of the expression segmented worm:
NOUNanimalsegmented worm, annelid, annelid wormworms with cylindrical bodies segmented both internally and externally
English > segmented worm: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningworms with cylindrical bodies segmented both internally and externally.
Synonymsannelid, annelid worm
Member ofAnnelida, phylum Annelidasegmented worms
Narrowerarchiannelidsmall primitive marine worm lacking external segmentation and resembling polychaete larvae
leech, bloodsucker, hirudineancarnivorous or bloodsucking aquatic or terrestrial / terrestrial worms typically having a sucker at each end
oligochaete, oligochaete wormhermaphroditic terrestrial / terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body
polychaete, polychete, polychaete worm, polychete wormchiefly marine annelids possessing both sexes and having paired appendages (parapodia) bearing bristles
BroaderwormAny of numerous relatively small elongated soft-bodied animals especially of the phyla ... / phyla Annelida and Chaetognatha and Nematoda and Nemertea and Platyhelminthes
Spanishanélido, anélidos, annelida

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