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deworm

(dē-wûrm′)
tr.v. de·wormed, de·worming, de·worms
To cure (an animal) of worms; worm.

de·worm′er n.
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Dubai Cares has partnered with Evidence Action's Deworm the World Initiative -- an initiative that tackles worm infections, anaemia and malnourishment among children -- to support transformational change in health and nutrition among children in India.
To keep cattle healthy, many ranchers routinely deworm their herds.
I personally use herbs and diatomaceous earth to deworm my horses, which would have no ill effects on my soil.
Purnima Kashyap, Deputy Country Director for the World Food Programme in Ethiopia, says, "It is important to deworm a child because the food does not get used by the body if there are worms inside the body.