Lumbric

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Lumbric (Zoöl) An earthworm, or a worm resembling an earthworm.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n lumbric A worm.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. lumbricus,

Usage

In literature:

It is not unlikely that he may have the ascarids, and the lumbrics, and worms within the entrails of his body.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
It is not unlikely that he may have the ascarids, and the lumbrics, and worms within the entrails of his body.
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book III." by Francois Rabelais
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