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  1. a combining form meaning “worm,” used in the formation of compound words: vermifuge.
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Origin of vermi-

combining form of Latin vermis worm
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British Dictionary definitions for vermi-


combining form
  1. wormvermicide; vermiform; vermifuge
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Word Origin

from Latin vermis worm
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vermi- in Medicine


  1. Worm:vermicide.
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