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parasiticidal

adjective par·a·sit·i·cid·al \ˌper-ə-ˌsi-tə-ˈsī-dəl, ˌpa-rə-\

Definition of PARASITICIDAL

:  destructive to parasites
par·a·sit·i·cide \-ˈsi-tə-ˌsīd\ noun

First Known Use of PARASITICIDAL

1892

parasiticidal

adjective par·a·sit·i·ci·dal \-ˌsit-ə-ˈsīd-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PARASITICIDAL

:  destructive to parasites <the parasiticidal action of a substance>

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