Pronunciation: ant′hel-min′tik, an-thel-
- An agent that destroys or expels intestinal worms.
- Having the power to destroy or expel intestinal worms.
Synonym(s): anthelminthic, antihelminthic, helminthagogue, helminthic2, helmintic2, vermifuge
[anti- + G. helmins, worm]
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