algicide

noun al·gi·cide \ ˈal-jə-ˌsīd \
variants: or algaecide

Definition of algicide

: an agent used to kill algae

algicidal

play \ˌal-jə-ˈsī-dᵊl\ adjective

First Known Use of algicide

1900

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algicide

noun al·gi·cide
variants: or algaecide play \ˈal-jə-ˌsīd\

medical Definition of algicide

: an agent used to kill algae

algicidal

play \ˌal-jə-ˈsīd-ᵊl\ adjective

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