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A large marine bristle-worm with a stout, oval body that bears matted, furlike, iridescent chaetae.
- ‘We have found another stray from the deep, a creature we had been curious to see for years - the ratfish, or sea mouse.’
- ‘Various species of polychaete are known as lugworms, clam worms, bristleworms, and sea mice.’
- ‘Some polychaetes such as the sea mouse also bear a ventral muscular, creeping sole.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.