germicidal

adjective ger·mi·cid·al \ ˌjər-mə-ˈsī-dᵊl \

Definition of germicidal

: of or relating to a germicide; also : destroying germs

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1885

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germicidal

adjective ger·mi·cid·al \ ˌjər-mə-ˈsīd-ᵊl \

medical Definition of germicidal

: of or relating to a germicide; also : destroying germs

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