thousand-legger
noun Date: 1914 millipede

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • thousand-legger — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌlegə(r) noun also thousand legged worm ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ( s) Etymology: thousand legger from thousand (II) + leg + er; thousand legged worm from …   Useful english dictionary

  • thousand-legged worm — noun see thousand legger …   Useful english dictionary

  • thou|sand-legs — «THOW zuhnd LEHGZ», noun. = thousand legger. (Cf. ↑thousand legger) …   Useful english dictionary

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