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  1. onychophoran, velvet worm, peripatus(noun)

    any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms

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  1. onychophoran(n.)

    Any of numerous velvety-skinned wormlike carnivorous animals common in tropical forests having characteristics of both arthropods and annelid worms; a member of the Onychophora, also called Malacopoda. See Malacopoda.

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  1. onychophoran(Noun)

    Any of many wormlike carnivorous animals of the phylum Onychophora

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