red worm

terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers
Derivationally related forms: ↑crawl (for: ↑crawler), ↑wiggle (for: ↑wiggler)
Hypernyms: ↑oligochaete, ↑oligochaete worm
Member Holonyms: ↑Oligochaeta, ↑class Oligochaeta

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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