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Related to ribbon worm: proboscis worm
(Animals) another name for nemertean1
ne•mer•te•an(nɪˈmɜr ti ən)
any elongated, unsegmented, burrowing marine worm of the phylum Nemertinea (Nemertea).Also called ribbon worm.
[1860–65; « Greek Nēmertḗs name of a Nereid]
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|Noun||1.||ribbon worm - soft unsegmented marine worms that have a threadlike proboscis and the ability to stretch and contract|
worm - any of numerous relatively small elongated soft-bodied animals especially of the phyla Annelida and Chaetognatha and Nematoda and Nemertea and Platyhelminthes; also many insect larvae