Definition of scaleworm in English:

scaleworm

(also scale worm)

Pronunciation /ˈskālwərm/ /ˈskeɪlwərm/

noun

  • A marine bristle worm with scales on the upper surface which have a protective function, and in some species are able to luminesce.

    Family Aphroditidae: Aphrodite and other genera. See also and sea mouse

Pronunciation

scaleworm

/ˈskālwərm/ /ˈskeɪlwərm/