OTHER WORDS FROM hookwormhookwormy, adjective
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How to use hookworm in a sentence
According to Mejia, warming in the Southeast has doubled the length of the infectious season for parasites such as hookworm, whose larvae hatch in warm, moist soils and infiltrate humans through bare feet.
Probably none are so infected with spiritual hookworm as the immigrants from Naples.The Old World in the New|Edward Alsworth Ross
Vinegar eels, the horsehair worm, the pork worm or trichina and the dread hookworm are examples.
The people, largely farmers, become infected with a larval stage of the hookworm, which develops in moist earth.
The hookworm, deadly as an asp, has got you in its loathsome grasp!
But I will break the hookworm lose, and cook its everlasting goose!