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algicide

noun al·gi·cide \ˈal-jə-ˌsīd\

Definition of algicide

  1. :  an agent used to kill algae

al·gi·cid·alplay \ˌal-jə-ˈsī-dəl\ adjective



Medical Dictionary

algicide

noun al·gi·cide

Medical Definition of algicide

  1. :  an agent used to kill algae

  2. al·gi·cid·al \ˌal-jə-ˈsīd-əl\play adjective



Variants of algicide

or al·gae·cide \ˈal-jə-ˌsīd\play

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