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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A chilognath myriapod of the genus Iulus, and allied genera, having numerous short legs along the sides; a milliped or “thousand legs.” See chilognatha.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See gally-worm.


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