Definition of Screwworms

1. Noun. (plural of screwworm) ¹



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Definition of Screwworms

1. screwworm [n] - See also: screwworm

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Screwworms

screwings
screwlike
screws
screws the pooch
screwtape
screwtaped
screwtapes
screwtaping
screwthread
screwthreads
screwtop
screwtops
screwup
screwups
screwworm
screwworms (current term)
screwy
scribable
scribacious
scribal
scribally
scribatious
scribbet
scribbets
scribble
scribbled
scribblement
scribblements
scribbler
scribblers

Literary usage of Screwworms

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1. Diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat, Medical and Surgical by Wendell Christopher Phillips (1919)
"PARASITES (MAGGOTS, screwworms, FUNGI, ETC.). The nose is rarely the habitat of parasites in temperate or cold climates, but in tropical countries a ..."

2. Military Students Text Book ...: For the Use of R.O.T.C. and S.A.T.C. Units by James Alfred Moss, George Reudel Guild (1918)
"... Erysipelas (St. Anthony's Fire) Gonorrhoea (clap) Blood poisoning Lice, scabies, fleas, chiggers, bedbugs and screwworms are also caught by touching. ..."

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