germicide

noun ger·mi·cide \ ˈjər-mə-ˌsīd \

Definition of germicide

: an agent that destroys germs

First Known Use of germicide

1877

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germicide

noun ger·mi·cide \ ˈjər-mə-ˌsīd \

medical Definition of germicide

: an agent that destroys germs


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