oxyuric

adjective
oxy·​uric | \ -ˈyu̇r-ik How to pronounce oxyuric (audio) \

Medical Definition of oxyuric

: of, relating to, or caused by pinworms of the genus Oxyuris or a related genus

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“Oxyuric.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oxyuric. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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