Meaning of -CIDE in English

-CIDE

ˌsīd noun combining form

( -s )

Etymology: Middle French, from Latin -cida, from caedere to kill — more at concise

1. : killer

fratri cide

insecti cide

2.

[Middle French, from Latin -cidium, from caedere ]

: killing

homi cide

sui cide

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