wormlike

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AdjectiveEdit

wormlike (comparative more wormlike, superlative most wormlike)

  1. Similar to a worm.
    The plastic fishing lure was remarkably wormlike.
  2. Similar to that of a worm
    The creature has a wormlike body
    He has wormlike view of the universe.
  3. (chemistry, of the molecules of a polymer) Having a smoothly curved form when heated.

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Derived termsEdit

  • wormlike chain
Last modified on 17 June 2013, at 01:34