Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any usually parasitic worm in the class Trematoda.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as 1st fluke, 2.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as fluke, 2.

Etymologies

fluke +‎ worm (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Over the course of the seven years that follow, Dana Scully risks her life investigating alien abduction cases, murders committed by genetic mutants – like a man who eats livers and can stretch his body in improbable ways or a boy who is able to summon lightning or a giant flukeworm which has evolved to have a humanoid appearance – and serial killers, some of whom may be incarnations of the devil.

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