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fungicide definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi [syn: antifungal, antifungal agent, fungicide, antimycotic, antimycotic agent]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1889 an agent that destroys fungi or inhibits their growth

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a fungus-destroying substance. Derivatives: fungicidal adj.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Fungicide Fun"gi*cide`, n. [Fungi + -cide, fr. L. caedere to kill.] Anything that kills fungi. -- Fun`gi*ci"dal, n.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(fungicides) A fungicide is a chemical that can be used to kill fungus or to prevent it from growing. N-MASS

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aborticide, acaricide, anthelmintic, antibiotic, antiseptic, bug bomb, carbamate insecticide, chemosterilant, chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide, contact poison, defoliant, disinfectant, eradicant, fratricide, fumigant, genocide, germicide, herbicide, homicide, infanticide, insect powder, insecticide, matricide, microbicide, miticide, organic chlorine, organic phosphate insecticide, parricide, patricide, pesticide, poison, rat poison, regicide, roach paste, roach powder, rodenticide, sororicide, stomach poison, suicide, systemic, systemic insecticide, toxic, toxicant, toxin, uxoricide, venin, venom, vermicide, virus, weed killer



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