Blindworm



a limbless European lizard, Anguis fragilis, related to the glass lizards.
a caecilian, Ichthyophis glutinosus, of Sri Lanka, that coils around its eggs.
Historical Examples

The Animal World, A Book of Natural History Theodore Wood
Jethou E. R. Suffling
Bible Animals; J. G. Wood
The Curious Book of Birds Abbie Farwell Brown
Harper’s New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2, No. 12, May, 1851. Various
The Curious Book of Birds Abbie Farwell Brown
The Animal World, A Book of Natural History Theodore Wood
The Curious Book of Birds Abbie Farwell Brown
Harper’s New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2, No. 12, May, 1851. Various

noun
another name for slowworm

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    a limbless European lizard, Anguis fragilis, related to the glass lizards. a caecilian, Ichthyophis glutinosus, of Sri Lanka, that coils around its eggs. Historical Examples The English Gipsies and Their Language Charles G. Leland The Western World W.H.G. Kingston A House of Pomegranates Oscar Wilde The Story of the Hills H. N. Hutchinson The Seaboard […]



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