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(Animals) any of various nematodes, esp the pinworm
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any of various nematode worms, esp. a pinworm.
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|Noun||1.||threadworm - small threadlike worm infesting human intestines and rectum especially in children|
nematode, nematode worm, roundworm - unsegmented worms with elongated rounded body pointed at both ends; mostly free-living but some are parasitic
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