any of various unsegmented, burrowing marine worms of the phylum Echiura, of shallow waters worldwide, having a sausage-shaped body and a flattened head.
noun 1. a track or trail, especially that of a wild animal pursued as game. verb (used with or without object) 2. to track by or follow a spoor. noun 1. the trail of an animal or person, esp as discernible to the human eye verb 2. to track (an animal) by following its trail
1. variant of sporo- before a vowel: sporangium.
plural noun 1. two groups of Greek islands in the Aegean: the one (Northern Sporades) off the E coast of Greece; the other (Southern Sporades) including the Dodecanese, off the SW coast of Asia Minor. plural noun 1. two groups of Greek islands in the Aegean: the Northern Sporades, lying northeast of Euboea, and the […]
adjective 1. (of similar things or occurrences) appearing or happening at irregular intervals in time; occasional: sporadic renewals of enthusiasm. 2. appearing in scattered or isolated instances, as a disease. 3. isolated, as a single instance of something; being or occurring apart from others. 4. occurring singly or widely apart in locality: the sporadic growth […]