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bactericidal

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adjective bac·te·ri·cid·al \bak-ˌtir-ə-ˈsī-dəl\

Definition of bactericidal

  1. :  destroying bacteria

bac·te·ri·cide play \-ˈtir-ə-ˌsīd\ also bac·te·ri·o·cide play \-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌsīd\ noun


1877

First Known Use of bactericidal

1877

Variants of bactericidal

also bac·te·ri·o·cid·al play \-ˌtir-ē-ə-ˈsī-\

Medical Dictionary

bactericidal

play
adjective bac·te·ri·cid·al \bak-ˌtir-ə-ˈsīd-əl\

Medical Definition of bactericidal

  1. :  destroying bacteria

  2. bac·te·ri·cid·al·ly \-əl-ē\play adverb
    bac·te·ri·cide \-ˈtir-ə-ˌsīd\play noun



Variants of bactericidal

also bac·te·ri·o·cid·al \-ˌtir-ē-ə-ˈsīd-\play

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