Definitions for vermicular

vermicular ver·mic·u·lar

Spelling: [ver-mik-yuh-ler]
IPA: /vərˈmɪk yə lər/

Vermicular is a 10 letter English word. It's valid Words with friends word worth 22 points.

You can make 550 anagrams from letters in vermicular (aceilmrruv).

Definitions for vermicular


  1. of, relating to, or done by worms.
  2. consisting of or characterized by sinuous or wavy outlines or markings resembling the form or tracks of a worm.

Origin of vermicular

1645-55; Medieval Latin vermiculāris, equivalent to Latin vermicul(us) vermicule + -āris -ar1

Examples for vermicular

His ccum has a vermicular appendix, which is not the case in any other ape, nor is the neck of the colon so long as in the latter.

The vermicular pieces that pass through are cut to the proper lengths, and dried.

There is no telling how vermicular are the wrigglings of mean souls.

It facilitates the movements of the intestines upon each other during their vermicular, or worm-like action.

It is this vermicular insignificance of the gossip that makes his detection so difficult, and gives him his security.

Gale describes a torc found near Old Verulam in 1748, as "a wreathed or vermicular ornament, being a solid chain of gold."

No animal of the vermicular or serpentine kind is crested but the most formidable of all.

vermicular: worm-like, tortuous: resembling the tracks of a worm.

The animals are vermicular, some naked, others inhabiting shelly tubes.

Such is the traditionary hypothesis of the vermicular ridges of the sand on the shore of the sea.

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