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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Tending to prevent, destroy, or expel worms or vermin; anthelmintic.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Tending to prevent, destroy, or expel, worms or vermin; anthelmintic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the character, quality, or effect of a vermifuge; tending to expel parasitic worms; anthelmintic; vermicidal.

Etymologies

Latin vermis a worm + fugare to drive away, from fugere to flee. See worm, and fugitive. (Wiktionary)

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