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9 entries found for worm.
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Main Entry: 1worm
Pronunciation: primarystresswschwarm
Function: noun
1 a : EARTHWORM b : any of various long creeping or crawling animals (as a grub or tapeworm) that usually have soft bodies
2 : a person who is hated or pitied : WRETCH
3 plural : infection with or disease caused by parasitic worms
4 : something in the form of a coil
5 : a usually small self-contained and self-replicating computer program that invades computers on a network and usually performs a destructive action -- compare TROJAN HORSE 2, virus 3
- worm·like /-secondarystresslimacrk/ adjective

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