HyperDic: anthelminthic

English > 2 senses of the word anthelminthic:
ADJECTIVEallanthelminthic, anthelmintic, helminthic, parasiticidalcapable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms
NOUNartifactanthelminthic, vermifuge, anthelmintic, helminthica medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms
English > anthelminthic: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningcapable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms.
Synonymsanthelmintic, helminthic, parasiticidal
Broaderhealthfulconducive to good health of body or mind
Spanishantihelmíntico, helmíntico, parasiticida
Nounsanthelminthica medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms
English > anthelminthic: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA medication capable of causing the evacuation of parasitic intestinal worms.
Synonymsvermifuge, anthelmintic, helminthic
Narrowergentian violet, crystal violetA green crystal (violet in water) used as a dye or stain or bactericide or fungicide or anthelmintic or burn treatment
mebendazoleAn anthelmintic used to treat hookworm and pinworm and roundworm infestations
piperazinevermifuge used to treat infestations by roundworms or pinworms
quinacrine, quinacrine hydrochloride, mepacrine, AtabrineA drug (trade name Atabrine) used to treat certain worm infestations and once used to treat malaria
tetrachlorethylene, tetrachloroethylene, ethylene tetrachloride, carbon dichlorideanthelmintic agent used against hookworm and other nematodes
thiabendazoleAn antifungal agent and anthelmintic
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Spanishantihelmíntico, vermífugo
Catalanantihelmíntic, vermífug
Adjectivesanthelminthiccapable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms

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