Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or resembling a slug.

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  • adj. Characteristic of slugs (of the family Limacidae)

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to the Limacinæ or Limacidæ, or having their characters; limaciform; limaceous.
  • n. A slug of the subfamily Limacinæ or family Limacidæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or resembling a slug

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

From Latin līmāx, līmāc-, slug, snail; akin to līmus, slime.

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