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a combining form meaning “worm,” used in the formation of compound words: vermifuge.
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Origin of vermi-
Combining form of Latin vermisworm
Words nearby vermi-
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How to use vermi- in a sentence
Ver′mian, Vermi′ceous, worm-like; Ver′micidal, destroying worms.
British Dictionary definitions for vermi-
wormvermicide; vermiform; vermifuge
Word Origin for vermi-
from Latin vermis worm
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