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Synonyms for worm

to move or proceed with short irregular motions up and down or from side to side

to move along in a crouching or prone position

to introduce gradually and slyly

to make, achieve, or get through contrivance or guile

Synonyms for worm

any of numerous relatively small elongated soft-bodied animals especially of the phyla Annelida and Chaetognatha and Nematoda and Nemertea and Platyhelminthes

a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect

a software program capable of reproducing itself that can spread from one computer to the next over a network

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screw thread on a gear with the teeth of a worm wheel or rack

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to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)

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Farmers are advised to deworm animals with a reputable product on arrival on their farm or at the farm of origin, prior to introducing them to the resident herd.
To keep cattle healthy, many ranchers routinely deworm their herds.
The National Deworming Programme, launched by the Government of India, aims to treat and deworm 140 million children at risk for parasitic worms in schools and pre-schools in 12 states starting February 10, a date officially declared as National Deworming Day in India.
On Wednesday, the DOH launched Oplan Goodbye Bulate (Worm), a program designed to deworm 16 million public elementary school students twice a year.
Opia from the Office of the Provincial Veterinarian gave inputs on Proper Housing, Proper Care and Management Practices like deworming, vaccination and sanitation (Demonstration on how to deworm and inject the vitamins to cattle) Diseases: symptoms and prevention and Record Keeping and Selling.
Belizario said tropical diseases like schistosomiasis are very common in Leyte and Samar, areas hardest-hit by Yolanda, and "we should deworm the babies and children coming from these areas.