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glow worm

n. a drunkard; an alcoholic. (From glow.) Gary came out of the bar and tripped over a napping glow worm near the entrance to the alley.
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Many experts believe numbers of glow worms (lampyris noctiluca) are on the decline due to pesticides, loss of habitat and light pollution.
* Glow worms with spreading more light attract bait into itself and eventually share the victim with other worms.
The Glow Worm Clustering Algorithm emerges out to be the winner with the Wolf-Pack Clustering Algorithm and the Krill-herd Clustering Algorithm both to be the second best.
The walk is to be led by two volunteer wardens, Howard and Serena Eccles, who will explain that the glow worm isn't a worm but a beetle.
| A female glow worm trying |to attract a male (main), the streets lamps and Jenni Cox who has been recording them
She likes being in her bouncer and she's got a glow worm toy whose face lights up when you push it.
The glow worm is a Durham Biodiversity Action Plan species and is thought to be in serious decline in Durham and Tyne and Wear.
Many insects, including ground beetles, and even the glow worm larvae, enjoy eating them too - so never try to control any of these.
Trainer Michael Jarvis landed a double with Viera in the Glow Worm High Efficiency Combi Median Auction Maiden Stakes came as something of a surprise.
Nottingham next and the best bet there could come in the 9.07pm over 300m with Glow Worm looking good to shrug off a short absence.
William Hill bet: 2-1 Nedawi, 7-2 The Glow Worm, 6 High And Low, 13-2 Sadian, Star Begonia, 8 Dark Moondancer, Ta Lim, 9 Sunshine Street, 25 Eco Friendly, 250 Ardleigh Charmer.
You have disclosed your dislike of the Welsh language and culture zealously, although your camouflage is as obvious as that of a glow worm in the mating season.
Glow Worm has been in good heart, winning three in a row here, and has to be respected although all the evidence of his overall form suggests he could well struggle against a greyhound of the calibre of Parliament Act especially from trap one.
A GLOW worm hunt will be held at Kenilworth Common on Friday.
This year Catherine will be the only woman with a Derby runner, the strongly fancied outsider The Glow Worm, owned by her in partnership with Chris Wright, chairman of Chrysalis Records.