cunic

noun
cu·​nic | \ ˈkyünik \
variants: or less commonly cunic mixture
plural -s

Definition of cunic

: a mixture of copper sulfate and nicotine sulfate administered to livestock as an anthelmintic

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History and Etymology for cunic

Late Latin cuprum copper + English nicotine

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“Cunic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cunic. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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