fungicidal

adjective
fun·​gi·​cid·​al | \ ˌfən-jə-ˈsī-dᵊl How to pronounce fungicidal (audio) , ˌfəŋ-gə- \

Definition of fungicidal

Other Words from fungicidal

fungicidally \ ˌfən-​jə-​ˈsī-​dᵊl-​ē How to pronounce fungicidal (audio) , ˌfəŋ-​gə-​ \ adverb

Examples of fungicidal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Oxygen bleach solutions are environmentally-friendly and have a strong fungicidal effect. Nafeesah Allen, Better Homes & Gardens, 17 June 2022 The active ingredient in Brexafemme is ibrexafungerp, the first drug in a new class of fungicidal medications, according to a press release from the pharmaceutical company Scynexis. Carolyn L. Todd, SELF, 3 June 2021

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First Known Use of fungicidal

1883, in the meaning defined above

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28 Jun 2022

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“Fungicidal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fungicidal. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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fungicidal

adjective
fun·​gi·​cid·​al | \ ˌfən-jə-ˈsīd-ᵊl How to pronounce fungicidal (audio) , ˌfəŋ-gə- How to pronounce fungicidal (audio) \

Medical Definition of fungicidal

: destroying fungi broadly : inhibiting the growth of fungi

Other Words from fungicidal

fungicidally \ -​ᵊl-​ē How to pronounce fungicidal (audio) \ adverb

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