Anthelminthic

Anthelminthic
Killing certain types of worms. Achras, Allamanda, Allium, Ananas, Andira, Annona, Asclepias, Carapa, Carica, Cassia, Chenopodium, Coffea, Cyperus, Lawsonia, Mammea, Mangifera, Melia, Momordica, Musa, Passiflora, Pentaclethra, Plumeria, Portulaca, Punica, Sechium, Simarouba, Spigelia, Vernonia.

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • anthelminthic — anthelminthic, Anthelmintic An thel*min tic([a^]n th[e^]l*m[i^]n t[i^]k), a. [Pref. anti + Gr. e lmins, inqos, worm, esp. a tapeworm, or mawworm. See also {helminth}] (Med.) capable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms. n. An anthelmintic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anthelminthic — anthelminthic, Anthelmintic An thel*min tic([a^]n th[e^]l*m[i^]n t[i^]k), a. [Pref. anti + Gr. e lmins, inqos, worm, esp. a tapeworm, or mawworm. See also {helminth}] (Med.) capable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms. n. An anthelmintic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anthelminthic — a medication used against helminth or worm infestations of fishes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • anthelminthic — adj. [Gr. anti, against; helmins, worm] Pertaining to therapeutic agents used against intestinal helminths causing death or expulsion; see vermicide, vermifuge …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • anthelminthic — adjective Of use against intestinal worms. See Also: anthelminth, helminth …   Wiktionary

  • anthelminthic — SYN: anthelmintic (1). * * * ant·hel·min·thic (ant″həl minґthik) anthelmintic …   Medical dictionary

  • anthelminthic — I noun a medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms • Syn: ↑vermifuge, ↑anthelmintic, ↑helminthic • Derivationally related forms: ↑helminthic (for: ↑helminthic …   Useful english dictionary

  • anti-helminthic — anthelminthic …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Anthelmintic — anthelminthic anthelminthic, Anthelmintic An thel*min tic([a^]n th[e^]l*m[i^]n t[i^]k), a. [Pref. anti + Gr. e lmins, inqos, worm, esp. a tapeworm, or mawworm. See also {helminth}] (Med.) capable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms. n. An… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • helminthic — I noun a medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms • Syn: ↑vermifuge, ↑anthelmintic, ↑anthelminthic • Derivationally related forms: ↑anthelminthic (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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