vermicidal


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ver·mi·ci·dal

(ver'mi-sī'dăl),
Destructive to worms; specifically, destructive to parasitic intestinal worms.
[vermi- + L. caedo, to kill]

ver·mi·ci·dal

(vĕr'mi-sī'dăl)
Destructive to worms; specifically, destructive to parasitic intestinal worms.
[vermi- + L. caedo, to kill]

vermicidal

(vĕr″mĭ-sī′dăl) [L. vermis, worm, + cidus, kill]
Destroying parasitic worms in the intestines.
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There may be some variations in the results after the first dosage given of each vermicidal medicine.
The bark is antiseptic, antipyretic and vermicidal, and a decoction of the bark is used in treating various skin diseases and ulcers.