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helminth /ˈhɛlmɪnθ/ n
  1. any parasitic worm, esp a nematode or fluke
Etymology: 19th Century: from Greek helmins parasitic worm

helminthoid /ˈhɛlmɪnˌθɔɪd; hɛlˈmɪnθɔɪd/ adj

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