from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A free-swimming, dimorphic, sexual form of certain species of Nereis.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The sexual stage of some worms of the genus Nereis: so named on the erroneoussupposition that they are of a distinct genus. Compare heterosyllis.


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