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po·ly·chaete worm

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  1. polychaete, polychete, polychaete worm, polychete wormnoun

    chiefly marine annelids possessing both sexes and having paired appendages (parapodia) bearing bristles


  1. polychaete worm

    A polychaete worm is a type of marine annelid worm that belongs to the class Polychaeta, largely characterized by its segmented body which typically has a pair of fleshy protrusions, called parapodia, present on each segment. These parapodia function as locomotion, respiratory, and sensory organs. These worms are mostly found in marine environments and play crucial roles in energy flow and nutrient recycling in these systems. Species within this class vary greatly, ranging from microscopic to up to several meters in length.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of polychaete worm in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of polychaete worm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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