teniafuge

[ tee-nee-uh-fyooj ]
/ ˈti ni əˌfyudʒ /

adjective, noun Medicine/Medical.

Definition for teniafuge (2 of 2)

taeniafuge

or te·ni·a·fuge

[ tee-nee-uh-fyooj ]
/ ˈti ni əˌfyudʒ /

noun Medicine/Medical.

an agent or medicine for expelling tapeworms from the body.

Origin of taeniafuge

First recorded in 1855–60; taenia + -fuge
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British Dictionary definitions for teniafuge (1 of 2)

teniafuge

/ (ˈtiːnɪəˌfjuːdʒ) /

noun

the US spelling of taeniafuge

British Dictionary definitions for teniafuge (2 of 2)

taeniafuge

US teniafuge

/ (ˈtiːnɪəˌfjuːdʒ) /

noun

a substance, esp a drug, that expels tapeworms from the body of their host
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Medicine definitions for teniafuge (1 of 2)

teniafuge

[ tēnē-ə-fyōōj′ ]

n.

Variant oftaeniafuge

Medicine definitions for teniafuge (2 of 2)

taeniafuge


n.

An agent that expels tapeworms from the body.
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