vermicular

[ver-mik-yuh-ler]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining 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:
1645–55; < Medieval Latin vermiculāris, equivalent to Latin vermicul(us) vermicule + -āris -ar1

vermicularly, adverb
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vermicular (vɜːˈmɪkjʊlə)
 
adj
1.  resembling the form, markings, motion, or tracks of worms
2.  of or relating to worms or wormlike animals
 
[C17: from Medieval Latin vermiculāris, from Latin vermiculus, diminutive of vermis worm]
 
ver'micularly
 
adv

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vermicular ver·mic·u·lar (vər-mĭk'yə-lər)
adj.

  1. Having the shape or motion of a worm.

  2. Caused by or relating to worms.

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These crystals may take vermicular and booklike forms, and occasionally macroscopic forms approaching millimetre size are found.
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