Meaning of “woodlouse” in the English Dictionary

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"woodlouse" in British English

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woodlousenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwʊd.laʊs/ us /ˈwʊd.laʊs/ plural woodlice mainlyUK US usually pill bug, sow bug

a small, dark grey creature with a hard outer shell, found under stones or in slightly wet soil

(Definition of “woodlouse” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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