Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The fluke that infests sheep.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The fluke of sheep. See fluke.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A fluke. See fluke, 2.
  • n. One of the segments of a tapeworm: in allusion to its resemblance to the seed of a gourd; a cucurbitinus.

Etymologies

gourd +‎ worm (Wiktionary)

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