from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various red, segmented marine worms of the genera Polycirrus and Enoplobranchus that have bright red bodies and are often used for bait.
- n. The freshwater larvae of certain midges that are red as a result of the high hemoglobin content of their blood.
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- n. Alternative spelling of blood worm.
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- n. a segmented marine worm with bright red body; often used for bait
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