Aeolosoma

noun
Ae·o·lo·so·ma | \ˌē-ə-lə-ˈsō-mə\

Definition of Aeolosoma 

: a nearly cosmopolitan genus (the type of the family Aeolosomatidae) comprising minute aquatic oligochaete worms with large prostomia and usually with bright-colored oil globules in the integument

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Other Words from Aeolosoma

aeolosomatid \¦ē-ə-lə-¦sō-mə-təd \ adjective or noun
aeolosomid \¦ē-ə-lə-¦sō-məd \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of Aeolosoma

1845, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Aeolosoma

borrowed from New Latin, from Greek aiólos “quick-moving, glittering” + New Latin -o- -o- + -soma -soma

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