verminous

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ver·min·ous

 (vûr′mə-nəs)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or caused by vermin: verminous diseases.
2. Infested with vermin: a verminous mattress.
3. Loathsome or repulsive.

verminous

(ˈvɜːmɪnəs)
adj
(Zoology) relating to, infested with, or suggestive of vermin
ˈverminously adv
ˈverminousness n

ver•min•ous

(ˈvɜr mə nəs)

adj.
1. of the nature of or resembling vermin.
2. of, pertaining to, or caused by vermin: verminous diseases.
3. infested with vermin: verminous slums.
[1610–20; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.verminous - of the nature of vermin; very offensive or repulsive
offensive - unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses; "offensive odors"
Translations

verminous

[ˈvɜːmɪnəs] ADJverminoso, piojoso (fig) → vil

verminous

adj people, clothesvoller Ungeziefer; placemit Ungeziefer verseucht

verminous

[ˈvɜːmɪnəs] adjinfestato/a dai parassiti
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The probable cause of death of the toucan was cachexia and hypoglycemia due to deceased mobility and anorexia that resulted from verminal tendovaginitis and cellulitis caused by the nematodes.