plural noun Ter·e·bel·li·dae

Definition of Terebellidae

  1. :  a large family of marine burrowing or tube-forming polychaete worms with often showy filamentous anterior gills and usually a long thick body

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Origin and Etymology of terebellidae

New Latin, from Terebella, type genus + -idae

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