vermicide

noun ver·mi·cide \ ˈvər-mə-ˌsīd \

Definition of vermicide

: an agent that destroys worms

Origin and Etymology of vermicide

borrowed from French, from vermi- vermi- + -cide -cide


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vermicide

noun ver·mi·cide \ ˈvər-mə-ˌsīd \

medical Definition of vermicide

: an agent that destroys worms; especially : anthelmintic

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