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hel·min·thic

 (hĕl-mĭn′thĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to parasitic worms.
2. Tending to expel worms; anthelmintic.
n.
An agent that expels or destroys parasitic worms; an anthelmintic.

helminthic

(hɛlˈmɪnθɪk)
adj
(Pathology) of, relating to, or caused by parasitic worms
n, adj
(Pharmacology) another word for vermifuge

hel•min•thic

(hɛlˈmɪn θɪk)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or caused by helminths.
2. expelling intestinal worms; anthelminthic.
[1695–1705]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.helminthic - a medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal wormshelminthic - a medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms
mebendazole - an anthelmintic used to treat hookworm and pinworm and roundworm infestations
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
piperazine - vermifuge used to treat infestations by roundworms or pinworms
Atabrine, mepacrine, quinacrine, quinacrine hydrochloride - a drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria
carbon dichloride, ethylene tetrachloride, tetrachlorethylene, tetrachloroethylene - anthelmintic agent used against hookworm and other nematodes
thiabendazole - an antifungal agent and anthelmintic
crystal violet, gentian violet - a green crystal (violet in water) used as a dye or stain or bactericide or fungicide or anthelmintic or burn treatment
Adj.1.helminthic - capable of expelling or destroying parasitic wormshelminthic - capable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms
healthful - conducive to good health of body or mind; "a healthful climate"; "a healthful environment"; "healthful nutrition"; "healthful sleep"; "Dickens's relatively healthful exuberance"