Lineus

noun
Lin·​e·​us | \ ˈlinēəs \

Definition of Lineus

: a genus of long slender nemertine worms (order Heteronemertea) sometimes attaining an extended length of 75 feet

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History and Etymology for Lineus

New Latin, perhaps irregular from Latin linea line (cord)

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“Lineus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lineus. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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