scabicide

noun
sca·​bi·​cide | \ ˈskā-bə-ˌsīd How to pronounce scabicide (audio) \

Medical Definition of scabicide

: a drug that destroys the itch mite causing scabies

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“Scabicide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/scabicide. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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