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Meaning of FUNGICIDE

Pronunciation:  'funji`sId

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi

FUNGICIDE is a 9 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: antifungal, antifungal agent, antimycotic, antimycotic agent
 See Also: agent, Bordeaux mixture, Clioquinol, crystal violet, Fulvicin, gentian violet, griseofulvin, iodochlorhydroxyquin, itraconazole, Lamisil, miconazole, Monistat, Mycostatin, Nystan, nystatin, Sporanox, terbinafine, thiabendazole



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fun"gi*cide`\, n. [Fungi + -cide, fr. L. caedere to
Anything that kills fungi. -- {Fun`gi*ci"dal}, n.

Biology Dictionary
 Definition: A chemical that kills fungi.
 Definition: An agent, such as a chemical, that kills fungi.
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