parasiticidal

adjective par·a·sit·i·cid·al \ ˌper-ə-ˌsi-tə-ˈsī-dᵊl , ˌpa-rə- \

Definition of parasiticidal

: destructive to parasites

parasiticide

play \ˌper-ə-ˈsi-tə-ˌsīd, ˌpa-rə-\ noun

First Known Use of parasiticidal

1892

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parasiticidal

adjective par·a·sit·i·ci·dal \ -ˌsit-ə-ˈsīd-ᵊl \

medical Definition of parasiticidal

: destructive to parasites
  • the parasiticidal action of a substance

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