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hair worm

Syllabification: hair worm

Definition of hair worm in English:

noun

Another term for horsehair worm.
Example sentences
  • The crickets and beetles and crabs and shrimp are infected when they eat flies containing hair worm larvae.
  • Foals are very open to infection by hair worms, so broodmares should be dewormed and moved to clean pastures.
  • Damage caused by the hair worm can be worsened by other worms in the system.

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