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helminthoid

[ hel-min-thoid, hel-min-thoid ]
/ hɛlˈmɪn θɔɪd, ˈhɛl mɪnˌθɔɪd /
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adjective
shaped like a helminth; vermiform; wormlike.
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Origin of helminthoid

First recorded in 1850–55; helminth + -oid
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