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molluscicide

noun mol·lus·ci·cide \mə-ˈləs-kə-ˌsīd, -ˈlə-sə-\

Definition of MOLLUSCICIDE

:  an agent for destroying mollusks (as snails)
mol·lus·ci·cid·al \-ˌləs-kə-ˈsī-dəl, -ˌlə-sə-\ adjective

Origin of MOLLUSCICIDE

New Latin Mollusca + English -i- + -cide
First Known Use: circa 1947
Medical Dictionary

molluscicide

noun mol·lus·ci·cide \mə-ˈləs-(k)ə-ˌsīd\

Medical Definition of MOLLUSCICIDE

:  an agent for destroying mollusks (as snails)
mol·lus·ci·cid·al \-ˌləs-(k)ə-ˈsīd-əl\ also mol·lus·ca·cid·al \-ˌləs-kə-\ adjective

Variants of MOLLUSCICIDE

mol·lus·ci·cide also mol·lus·ca·cide \-ˈləs-kə-\

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