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vermifugal

[ vər-mĭfyə-gəl, vûr′mə-fyōōgəl ]

adj.

Causing expulsion of parasitic intestinal worms.

Nearby words

vermiculose, vermiculture, vermiform, vermiform appendix, vermiform process, vermifugal, vermifuge, vermilion, vermilion border, vermilion rockfish, vermilionectomy
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