helminthagogue

  • 1 Helminthagogue — Hel*min tha*gogue, n. [Gr. ? a worm + ? to drive.] (Med.) A vermifuge. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 helminthagogue — (èl min ta go gh ) adj. Terme de médecine. Synonyme de vermifuge.    S. m. Un bon helminthagogue. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Helminthe, et terme grec signifiant qui expulse …

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  • 3 helminthagogue — noun A vermifuge or anthelmintic …

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  • 4 helminthagogue — SYN: anthelmintic (1). [G. helmins, worm, + agogos, leading] * * * hel·min·tha·gogue (hel minґthə gog) anthelmintic (def. 2) …

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  • 5 helminthagogue — n. Anthelmintic, vermifuge …

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  • 6 -agogue — agogue, agogie ♦ Groupes suffixaux, du gr. agôgos, et agôgia, de agein « mener, conduire ». agogie, agogue Suffixe, du gr. agôgos, qui conduit . I. ⇒ AGOGUE1, AGOGIE, AGOGIQUE, suff. Suff. signifiant l idée de conduire vers, de mener ou d amener …

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  • 7 Remedy — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Remedy >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 remedy remedy help redress Sgm: N 1 anthelmintic anthelmintic Sgm: N 1 antidote antidote antifebrile antipoison counterpoison antitoxin antispasmodic …

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  • 8 anthelmintic — 1. An agent that destroys or expels intestinal worms. SYN: anthelminthic, antihelminthic, helminthagogue, helminthic (2), helmintic (2), vermifuge. 2. Having the power to destroy or expel intestinal worms. SYN …

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  • 9 anthelmintic — n. Vermifuge, helminthagogue …

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  • 10 vermifuge — n. Anthelmintic, helminthagogue …

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  • 11 helminth —   n. intestinal worm.    ♦ helminthagogue, n. anthelmintic.    ♦ helminthiasis,    ♦ helminthism, n. infestation with helminths.    ♦ helminthic, a.    ♦ helminthoid, a. like helminth.    ♦ helminthology, n. study of helminths.    ♦ helminthous,… …

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