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bootlace worm

noun
1.
a brownish-black, ribbonlike nemertean, Lineus longissimus.
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bootlace worm

noun
1.
a nemertean worm, Linens longissimus, that inhabits shingly shores and attains lengths of over 6 m (20 ft)
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