tubificid

noun tu·bi·fi·cid \ tü-ˈbi-fə-səd , tyü- ; ˌt(y)ü-bə-ˈfi-səd \

Definition of tubificid

: any of a family (Tubificidae) of aquatic oligochaetes including the tubifex worms

tubificid

adjective

Origin and Etymology of tubificid

New Latin Tubificidae, from Tubific-, Tubifex


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