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ovicide

[oh-vuh-sahyd] /ˈoʊ vəˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
a substance or preparation, especially an insecticide, capable of killing egg cells.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; ovi- + -cide
Related forms
ovicidal, adjective
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ovicidal in Medicine

ovicidal o·vi·cid·al (ō'vĭ-sīd'l)
adj.
Relating to or causing death of an ovum.

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