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synonyms for vermicular

  • climbing
  • spreading
  • clinging
  • horizontal
  • prostrate
  • reptilian
  • trailing
  • growing along the ground
  • procumbent
  • recumbent
  • reptant
  • serpentine
  • stoloniferous
  • vinelike
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antonyms for vermicular

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  • upright
  • vertical
  • standing
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How to use vermicular in a sentence

His ccum has a vermicular appendix, which is not the case in any other ape, nor is the neck of the colon so long as in the latter.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
The vermicular pieces that pass through are cut to the proper lengths, and dried.
A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
The animals are vermicular, some naked, others inhabiting shelly tubes.
A CONCHOLOGICAL MANUALGEORGE BRETTINGHAM SOWERBY
Such is the traditionary hypothesis of the vermicular ridges of the sand on the shore of the sea.
MINSTRELSY OF THE SCOTTISH BORDER VOLUME III (OF 3)WALTER SCOTT
It facilitates the movements of the intestines upon each other during their vermicular, or worm-like action.
A TREATISE ON ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY, AND HYGIENE (REVISED EDITION)CALVIN CUTTER
Mr. Whedell paused, for effect, and contemplated the vermicular work in the carpet.
ROUND THE BLOCKJOHN BELL BOUTON
This may readily be seen in the muscular action of the intestines, called vermicular motion.
A PRACTICAL PHYSIOLOGYALBERT F. BLAISDELL
No animal of the vermicular or serpentine kind is crested but the most formidable of all.
THE WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPERWILLIAM COWPER
It is this vermicular insignificance of the gossip that makes his detection so difficult, and gives him his security.
VANISHING ROADS AND OTHER ESSAYSRICHARD LE GALLIENNE
Gale describes a torc found near Old Verulam in 1748, as "a wreathed or vermicular ornament, being a solid chain of gold."
THE ARCHAEOLOGY AND PREHISTORIC ANNALS OF SCOTLANDDANIEL WILSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO VERMICULAR

  • climbing
  • clinging
  • growing along the ground
  • horizontal
  • procumbent
  • prostrate
  • recumbent
  • reptant
  • reptilian
  • serpentine
  • spreading
  • stoloniferous
  • trailing
  • vermicular
  • vinelike
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