Terebella

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Terebella type genus of Terebellidae; tube-forming marine polychete worms with many filamentous tentacles
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n terebella In surgery, a trepan or trephine.
    • n terebella A marine tubicolous worm of the genus Terebella.
    • n terebella [capitalized] [NL. (Gmelin, 1790).] The typical genus of Terebellidæ.
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Usage

In literature:

Terebella aphroditois, Gmelin, Syst.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia] [Volume 2 of 2]" by Phillip Parker King
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