mildewcide

noun
mil·​dew·​cide | \ ˈmil-ˌd(y)ü-ˌsīd How to pronounce mildewcide (audio) \

Definition of mildewcide

: an agent that destroys mildew

Examples of mildewcide in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Along with being an insecticide, the product is a virucide, bactericide (and inhibits bacterial growth), sanitizer and deodorant, mildewcide and fungicide. Roy Berendsohn, Popular Mechanics, 6 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of mildewcide

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Mildewcide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mildewcide. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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