treponemicide

noun
trep·​o·​ne·​mi·​cide
plural -s

Definition of treponemicide

: an agent that kills treponemata

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History and Etymology for treponemicide

International Scientific Vocabulary treponem- (from New Latin Treponemata) + -i- + -cide

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“Treponemicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/treponemicide. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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