Definition of Velvet worm

1. Noun. Any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms.

Exact synonyms: Onychophoran, Peripatus
Generic synonyms: Arthropod
Group relationships: Class Onychophora, Onychophora
Specialized synonyms: Plicatoperipatus Jamaicensis



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Velvet Worm

velvet bean
velvet bent
velvet divorce
velvet flower
velvet osier
velvet plant
velvet scoter
velvet scoters
velvet shank
velvet shanks
velvet spider
velvet spiders
velvet sumac
velvet worm (current term)
velvetbreast
velvetbreasts
velveted
velveteen
velveteens
velvetier
velvetiest
velveting
velvetleaf
velvetlike
velvets
velvetweed
velvety
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