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deworm

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verb de·worm \(ˌ)dē-ˈwərm\

Definition of deworm

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to rid (as a dog) of worms :  worm 4

dewormer play \(ˌ)dē-ˈwər-mər\ noun


1926

First Known Use of deworm

1926


Medical Dictionary

deworm

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transitive verb de·worm \(ˈ)dē-ˈwərm\

Medical Definition of deworm

  1. :  to rid (as a dog) of worms :  worm




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