Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

bordeaux mixture

play
noun, often capitalized B bor·deaux mixture \bȯr-ˈdō-, ˈbȯr-ˌ\

Definition of bordeaux mixture

  1. :  a fungicide made by combination of copper sulfate, lime, and water



1892

First Known Use of bordeaux mixture

1892

Rhymes with bordeaux mixture


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up bordeaux mixture? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to proceed clumsily or ineffectually

Get Word of the Day daily email!