pediculicide

noun
pe·​dic·​u·​li·​cide | \ pi-ˈdik-yə-lə-ˌsīd How to pronounce pediculicide (audio) \

Medical Definition of pediculicide

: an agent for destroying lice

Other Words from pediculicide

pediculicidal \ pi-​ˌdik-​yə-​lə-​ˈsīd-​ᵊl How to pronounce pediculicide (audio) \ adjective

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“Pediculicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pediculicide. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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