wiggler

[wig-ler]
noun
1.
a person or thing that wiggles.
2.
wriggler ( def 2 ).
3.
Southern U.S. an earthworm.

Origin:
1890–95; wiggle + -er1


See earthworm.
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wiggle (ˈwɪɡəl)
 
vb
1.  to move or cause to move with jerky movements, esp from side to side
 
n
2.  the act or an instance of wiggling
3.  slang chiefly (US) get a wiggle on to hurry up
 
[C13: from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch wiggelen]
 
'wiggler
 
n
 
'wiggly
 
adj

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Example sentences
Red wiggler earthworms devour food scraps and other wastes, such as paper, and turn it into nutrient-rich castings.
They work by sending a beam of electrons into an undulating magnetic field, called a wiggler.
Partial funding has been obtained for an elliptical wiggler that would provide circularly polarized light.
Beams of light are extracted from this stored electron beam through the use of bending, wiggler, or undulator magnetic devices.
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