Kreolin, a preparation made from coal tar, is a germicide without irritant or toxic effects.
"So with germicide she's overjoyed," supplied Betty, promptly.
The word disinfectant is synonymous with the term bactericide or germicide.
In addition, it is saturated with acetylene which adds to its value as a germicide.
Perhaps he had better put some kind of germicide on his palm, just to ward off infection.
She emptied the soap dish, cleaned it, poured in the germicide, and dropped the jade necklace into the liquid.
Raise the tube with the left hand and shake it to mix germ and germicide, whilst returning the delivery pipette in the right hand.
Such being the chemical facts, we must admit that no reliance can be placed in corrosive sublimate soaps as germicide agents.
Formalin, form′al-in, n. a powerful antiseptic and germicide.
Sulphocarbonate of Zinc is less irritating than the chloride of zinc and is of the same value as a germicide.
germicide ger·mi·cide (jûr'mĭ-sīd')
An agent that kills germs, especially pathogenic microorganisms; a disinfectant.