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Definition of "anthelminthic" [anthelminthic]

  • Of use against intestinal worms. (adjective)

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Use "anthelminthic" in a sentence
  • "- Because of its limited indications, its price and side-effects, do not use for systematic elimination of parasites, but administer cheaper, broad-spectrum anthelminthic drugs."
  • "AHMED, Z.F. and ABDEL MONEIM, F. (1959a) In vitro study of the anthelminthic property of Artemisia monosperma grown in Egypt."
  • "Other condiments suitable to little children are some aromatic vegetables like garlic and rue which disinfect the intestines and the lungs, and also have a direct anthelminthic action."