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Definition of "sowbug" [sowbug]

  • A woodlouse. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "sowbug" in a sentence
  • "It's so large, in comparison to its land-dwelling relative, the familiar and even slightly cute pillbug or sowbug, because of the phenomenon of deep sea gigantism, which also gives rise to the giant squid."
  • "In sections of low-gradient rivers, beds of aquatic vegetation provide habitat for crustaceans, particularly scuds and the aquatic sowbug."
  • "I tip over the stump holding the squirrel feeder and grab a sowbug, crushing it between my fingers."
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