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horsehair worm

noun

Definition of horsehair worm

  1. :  hairworm 1



Circa 1753

First Known Use of horsehair worm

circa 1753


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horsehair worm

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noun horse·hair worm \-ˌha(ə)r-, -he(ə)r-\

Medical Definition of horsehair worm

  1. :  any worm of the class or phylum Nematomorpha—called also gordiacean, horsehair snake




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