anthelmintic

adjective an·thel·min·tic \ ˌant-ˌhel-ˈmin-tik , ˌan-ˌthel- \

Definition of anthelmintic

: expelling or destroying parasitic worms especially of the intestine

anthelmintic

noun

Origin and Etymology of anthelmintic

anti- + Greek helminth-, helmis worm


Medical Dictionary

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anthelmintic

adjective an·thel·min·tic \ ˌant-ˌhel-ˈmin-tik , ˌan-ˌthel- \
variants: also anthelminthic play \-ˈmin-thik\

medical Definition of anthelmintic

: expelling or destroying parasitic worms (as tapeworms) especially of the intestine

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anthelmintic

noun
variants: also anthelminthic

medical Definition of anthelmintic

: an anthelmintic drug

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