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insecticidal

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adjective in·sec·ti·cid·al \(ˌ)in-ˌsek-tə-ˈsī-dəl\

Definition of insecticidal

  1. 1 :  destroying or controlling insects

  2. 2 :  of or relating to an insecticide

insecticidally play \-dəl-ē\ adverb


1857

First Known Use of insecticidal

1857


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