Intestinal worm
Intestinal In*tes"ti*nal, a. [Cf. F. intestinal.] Of or pertaining to the intestines of an animal; as, the intestinal tube; intestinal digestion; intestinal enzymes. [1913 Webster]

{Intestinal canal}. Same as {Intestine}, n.

{Intestinal worm} (Zo["o]l.), any species of helminth living in the intestinal canal of any animal. The species are numerous. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Intestinal — In*tes ti*nal, a. [Cf. F. intestinal.] Of or pertaining to the intestines of an animal; as, the intestinal tube; intestinal digestion; intestinal enzymes. [1913 Webster] {Intestinal canal}. Same as {Intestine}, n. {Intestinal worm} (Zo[ o]l.),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intestinal canal — Intestinal In*tes ti*nal, a. [Cf. F. intestinal.] Of or pertaining to the intestines of an animal; as, the intestinal tube; intestinal digestion; intestinal enzymes. [1913 Webster] {Intestinal canal}. Same as {Intestine}, n. {Intestinal worm}… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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