Meaning of NEMATOCIDE in English

NEMATOCIDE

noun

also nem·a·ti·cide ˈneməd.əˌsīd, nə̇ˈmad.- ; or nem·a·cide ˈneməˌs-

( -s )

Etymology: nematocide from nemat- + -cide; nematicide from nemat- + -i- + -cide; nemacide from nem- + -cide

: a substance or preparation used to destroy nematodes, especially those that attack crop plants — compare anthelmintic

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