vermination


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vermination

 [ver″mĭ-na´shun]
1. infestation with worms; called also helminthiasis.
2. infestation with vermin.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ver·mi·na·tion

(ver'mi-nā'shŭn),
1. The production or breeding of worms or larvae.
2. Infestation with vermin.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

vermination

An older term for:
(1) Worm breeding; 
(2) Vermin- or parasite-infestation.

Vermination is rarely used in the working medical parlance.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

ver·mi·na·tion

(vĕr'mi-nā'shŭn)
1. The production or breeding of worms or larvae.
2. Infestation with vermin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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