Medical Dictionary

phytoncide

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noun phy·ton·cide \ˈfī-ˌtän-ˌsīd\

Medical Definition of phytoncide

  1. :  any of various bactericidal substances obtained from plants (as onion and garlic)

phytoncidal

\ˌfī-tän-ˈsīd-əl\play adjective

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