noun lar·vi·cide \ˈlär-və-ˌsīd\

Definition of LARVICIDE

:  an agent for killing larval pests
lar·vi·cid·al \ˌlär-və-ˈsī-dəl\ adjective

First Known Use of LARVICIDE

circa 1888
Medical Dictionary


noun lar·vi·cide

Medical Definition of LARVICIDE

:  an agent for killing larvae
lar·vi·cid·al \ˌlär-və-ˈsīd-əl\ adjective
lar·vi·cid·al·ly \-ē\ adverb
lar·vi·cid·ing \ˈlär-və-ˌsīd-iŋ\ noun

Variants of LARVICIDE

lar·vi·cide also lar·va·cide \ˈlär-və-ˌsīd\


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