ovicide

noun ovi·cide \ ˈō-və-ˌsīd \

Definition of ovicide

: an agent that kills eggs; especially : an insecticide effective against the egg stage

ovicidal

play \ˌō-və-ˈsī-dᵊl\ adjective

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ovicide

noun ovi·cide \ ˈō-və-ˌsīd \

medical Definition of ovicide

: an agent that kills eggs; especially : an insecticide effective against the egg stage

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