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American English: /ˈraʊn(d)wərm/
British English: /ˈraʊn(d)wəːm/

Translation of roundworm in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • lombriz (feminine) intestinal
    he's got roundworm
    tiene gusanos [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Before the Ontario Ministry of Health decided that raw fish must be frozen before it can be served, no one was worried about parasitic roundworms.
    • Transmission of roundworm, whipworm and hookworm requires a warm wet environment to ensure survival of eggs or larvae in soil that is contaminated with human faeces.
    • Canine heartworm is a serious and potentially fatal parasitic condition, transmitted by mosquitoes, in which roundworms develop in the heart and major blood vessels of dogs.
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