plasmodicide

noun
plas·​mo·​di·​cide | \ plaz-ˈmōd-ə-ˌsīd How to pronounce plasmodicide (audio) \

Medical Definition of plasmodicide

: an agent used to kill malaria parasites

Other Words from plasmodicide

plasmodicidal \ -​ˌmōd-​ə-​ˈsīd-​ᵊl How to pronounce plasmodicidal (audio) \ adjective

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“Plasmodicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/plasmodicide. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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