vermicide

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ver·mi·cide

 (vûr′mĭ-sīd′)
n.
A substance or agent used to kill worms, especially parasitic worms.

ver′mi·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.
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vermicide

(ˈvɜːmɪˌsaɪd)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any substance used to kill worms
ˌvermiˈcidal adj
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ver•mi•cide

(ˈvɜr məˌsaɪd)

n.
a substance used to kill worms.
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vermicide

a substance for killing worms, especially intestinal worms, in animals or humans. Cf. vermifuge.
See also: Worms
a substance for killing worms, especially intestinal worms, in animals or humans. Cf. vermifuge.
See also: Remedies
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vermicide - an agent that kills worms (especially those in the intestines)
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
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Translations

vermicide

[ˈvɜːmɪsaɪd] Nvermicida m
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vermicide

nWurmmittel nt, → Vermizid nt (spec)
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ver·mi·cide

n. vermicida, vermífugo, agente destructor de vermes (gusanos).
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