mawworm

noun
maw·​worm | \ ˈmȯ-ˌwərm How to pronounce mawworm (audio) \

Medical Definition of mawworm

: a parasitic worm of the stomach or intestine especially : a parasitic nematode

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“Mawworm.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mawworm. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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