Vermicious

Ver`mi´cious


a.1.Of or pertaining to worms; wormy.
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THE night I read Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl I followed Charlie's flight in the magical lift through the roof of Willy Wonka's factory and up into space, where they were menaced by the Vermicious Knids.
Even more precisely, though, the poem suggests that these vermicious life forces thwart our attempts not just to create order in the world, but to print order onto it.