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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A thickened glandular portion of the body of the adult earthworm, consisting of several united segments modified for reproductive purposes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A thickened glandular portion of the body of the adult earthworm, consisting of several united segments modified for reproductive purposes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as clitellum.

Etymologies

New Latin, probably from Latin clitellae a packsaddle. (Wiktionary)

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