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wormy

1. worm-infested or worm-eaten
2. (of wood) having irregular small tunnels bored into it and tracked over its surface, made either by worms or artificially
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Wormy chestnut has a low bending strength and a medium crushing strength.
"Favourite activities included sand and water play and climbing on to Wormy Worm.
What fields became: you, sneck-blasted cover-boy for New Age prospects; some raspberries, wormy both to touch & taste; a lone horse cropping grass from gorse.
Eleven papers from a 2008 conference on the Wormy Corpus held at Boston U.
While writing RPGs, I decided to look up an old artist named David Trampier, who had drawn many of the illustrations in early D&D books, as well as a popular fantasy comic called "Wormy," which appeared in the back of the hobby's leading magazine, Dragon.
the cats don't like the wormy part they're stalking rooks and
It is 'A stark and wormy night' which sustains its humour right up to the end when the young dragon having heard a bedtime story of dragon exploits sleepily remarks 'I s'pose no knights is good nights'.
Pop star Lily Allen, a staunch 6 Music supporter, described Mr Thompson's uneasy performance as "squirmy wormy, stutter stutter".
Each episode features a celebrity reading a classic much-loved tale and Nick Jr's worm presenters, Arnie and Barnie, as they settle for bed in the beautiful scenery of Wormy Glen - just as your little ones are settling down.
"Wormy, the Hairy Caterpillar, and the Rainbow" is a charming children's paperback tale by children's author Olga Villa of a hairy little caterpillar who longs to find and crawl up his best rainbow so he can get his grownup colors and be a butterfly like Mommy and Daddy.
Some of the chestnut lumber is defect-free but most is wormy. Wormy chestnut is the most popular chestnut with our clients, who like the rustic look and character of the honey-colored wood," she said.
* Back Enterprises, Germy Wormy Sanitary Sleeve: The Germy Wormy Sanitary Sleeve is a kid-friendly, easy-to-use disposable product that captures germs by teaching children to cough and sneeze into their elbow in a fun way.