verminous


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Verminous \Ver"min*ous\, a. [L. verminosus, fr. vermis a worm:
   cf. F. vermineux.]
   1. Tending to breed vermin; infested by vermin.
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            Some . . . verminous disposition of the body.
                                                  --Harvey.
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   2. Caused by, or arising from the presence of, vermin; as,
      verminous disease.
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