Definition of wormer in English:

wormer

Syllabification: worm·er
Pronunciation: /ˈwərmər
 
/

noun

  • A substance administered to animals or birds to expel parasitic worms.
    More example sentences
    • At present, some 3,000 people across Britain who have completed comprehensive training in the composition, storage and use of veterinary medicines can sell animal medicines such as wormers to farmers.
    • All the animals were treated with wormers, lice powder and antibiotics and had injections for lice infestation.
    • Harper told dining service employees that to raise meat for the cooperative, the animals' diet must be 85% grass-based, and farmers cannot use any chemical wormers, hormones or antibiotics.

More definitions of wormer

Definition of wormer in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmālˌsträm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea