parasitic worm

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Synonyms for parasitic worm

worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes

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Two employees of the World Health Organization collect current information on the helminth diseases that accompany infection by endoparasitic worms enjoying part of their lives inside a human host.