Definition of Caddisworm in English :

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1. caddisworm, strawworm

larva of the caddis fly; constructs a case of silk covered with sand or plant debris

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the aquatic larva of a caddis fly, which constructs a protective case around itself made of silk, sand, stones, etc
. Also called: caseworm, strawworm

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The aquatic wormlike larva of a caddisfly, enclosed in a cylindrical case covered with grains of sand, bits of wood or shell, or other debris.

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