from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various slender aquatic worms of the phylum Nematomorpha, the larvae of which are parasitic within insects. Also called hairworm.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the hair worm or gordius.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A hair-worm or gordius. See cut under Gordius.
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