Gordian Worm Definition
Any of a phylum (Nematomorpha) of long, thin, worms parasitic in insects when immature and free-swimming as adults; horsehair worm.
Webster's New World
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Origin of Gordian Worm
Because it sometimes ties itself into a knot; see Gordian knot.
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