meaning of Burrowing

Burrowing meaning in General Dictionary

of Burrow

Burrowing meaning in General Dictionary

(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Burrow

Sentence Examples with the word Burrowing

The function of alimentation is closely associated with that of locomotion, somewhat as in the burrowing earthworm; in the excavation of its burrows the sand is passed through the body, and any nutrient matter that may adhere to it is extracted during its passage through the intestine, the exhausted sand being finally ejected through the vent at the orifice of the burrow and appearing at low tide as a worm casting.

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