Synonyms and Antonyms for guinea-worm-disease

1. Guinea worm disease (n.)

a painful and debilitating infestation contracted by drinking stagnant water contaminated with Guinea worm larvae that can mature inside a human's abdomen until the worm emerges through a painful blister in the person's skin


3. Guinea (n.)

a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic; formerly a French colony; achieved independence from France in 1958


4. guinea (n.)

a west African bird having dark plumage mottled with white; native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the world


5. guinea (n.)

a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings


6. worm (n.)

any of numerous relatively small elongated soft-bodied animals especially of the phyla Annelida and Chaetognatha and Nematoda and Nemertea and Platyhelminthes; also many insect larvae


7. worm (n.)

a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect


8. worm (n.)

a software program capable of reproducing itself that can spread from one computer to the next over a network


9. worm (v.)

to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)

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10. worm (n.)

screw thread on a gear with the teeth of a worm wheel or rack