deworm
transitive verb Date: 1926 to rid (as a dog) of worms ; worm 4 • dewormer noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • deworm — [dē wʉrm′] vt. WORM (vt. 4) …   English World dictionary

  • deworm — verb To cause an animal to excrete any worms in the digestive tract by the administration of drugs. Hey, Ethel, you know its your turn to deworm the cat? …   Wiktionary

  • deworm — /dee werrm /, v.t. worm (def. 19). [1925 30; DE + WORM] * * * …   Universalium

  • deworm — de·worm ( )dē wərm vt to rid (as a dog) of worms: WORM …   Medical dictionary

  • deworm — v. eliminate worms …   English contemporary dictionary

  • deworm — wormed …   Anagrams dictionary

  • deworm — verb treat (an animal) to free it of worms. Derivatives dewormer noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • deworm — de·worm …   English syllables

  • deworm — de•worm [[t]diˈwɜrm[/t]] v. t. vet worm 16) • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • deworm — “+ transitive verb Etymology: de + worm, n. : to free from worms …   Useful english dictionary

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