velvet_worm
1. [ noun ] (zoology) any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms
Synonyms: peripatus onychophoran
Related terms: arthropod Plicatoperipatus_jamaicensis Onychophora
Similar spelling:   velvet_sumac
  velvet_osier
  velvet_flower
  velvet_ant
  velvet_bent
  velvet_bean
  velvet_plant
  velvet_grass
  Velveeta
  velveteen