raticide


rat·i·cide

noun \ˈra-tə-ˌsīd\

Definition of RATICIDE

:  a substance for killing rats

First Known Use of RATICIDE

1908

rat·i·cide

noun \ˈrat-ə-ˌsīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RATICIDE

: a substance (as red squill) for killing rats
rat·i·cid·al \ˌrat-ə-ˈsīd-əl\ adjective

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