any long, slender worm of the phylum Nematomorpha, developing parasitically on insects and crustaceans, and free-living as adults in streams and ponds.
another name for hairworm (sense 2)
[hawrs-hed] /ˈhɔrsˌhɛd/ noun, plural horseheads (especially collectively) horsehead. 1. (def 1).
noun 1. a dark nebula in the constellation Orion, composed of opaque cosmic dust and resembling the head of a horse. /ˈhɔːsˌhɛd/ noun 1. (astronomy) a dark nebula lying in the constellation of Orion and resembling the head of a horse
[hawrs-hahyd] /ˈhɔrsˌhaɪd/ noun 1. the hide of a horse. 2. leather made from the hide of a horse. 3. Slang. a baseball. adjective 4. made of horsehide. /ˈhɔːsˌhaɪd/ noun 1. the hide of a horse 2. leather made from this hide 3. (modifier) made of horsehide early 14c., from horse (n.) + hide (n.). noun […]
plural noun 1. the latitudes, approximately 30° N and S, forming the edges of the trade-wind belt, characterized by high atmospheric pressure with calms and light variable winds. plural noun 1. (nautical) the latitudes near 30°N or 30°S at sea, characterized by baffling winds, calms, and high barometric pressure horse latitudes (hôrs) Either of two […]