vermicide

noun
ver·​mi·​cide | \ ˈvər-mə-ˌsīd \

Definition of vermicide

: an agent that destroys worms

First Known Use of vermicide

1849, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vermicide

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

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vermi-

vermicelli

vermicide

vermicle

vermicular

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The first known use of vermicide was in 1849

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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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