plural noun

in some classifications
: a group of Oligochaeta comprising relatively large predominantly terrestrial worms that have a capillary network on the nephridium and being nearly coextensive with Neoligochaeta compare microdrili

Word History


New Latin, from mega- + -drili (from Greek drilos earthworm)

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“Megadrili.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2023.

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