Medical Definition of Galley-worm

1. A chilognath myriapod of the genus Iulus, and allied genera, having numerous short legs along the sides; a milliped or "thousand legs." See Chilognatha. Origin: Prob. So called because the numerous legs along the sides move rhythmically like the oars of a galley. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Galley-worm

gallerying
galleryite
galleryites
gallerylike
gallet
galleta
galletas
galleted
galleting
gallets
galletting
galletyle
galletyles
galley
galley-bird
galley-worm (current term)
galley proof
galley slave
galley slaves
galleys
gallflies
gallfly
galliard
galliardise
galliardness
galliards
gallic
gallic acid

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