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phytoncide


phytoncide

noun phy·ton·cide \ˈfī-ˌtän-ˌsīd\

Definition of PHYTONCIDE

:  any of various bactericidal substances obtained from plants (as onion and garlic)
phy·ton·cid·al \ˌfī-tän-ˈsīd-əl\ adjective
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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