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glow-worm

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡləʊ.wɜːm/  us   /ˈɡloʊ.wɝːm/
a beetle, the females and young of which produce a green light from the tail
Translations of “glow-worm”
in Chinese (Traditional) 螢火蟲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 萤火虫…
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