pediculicidal

pediculicide

[puh-dik-yuh-luh-sahyd]
adjective
1.
Also, pediculicidal. destructive to lice.
noun
2.
a pediculicide agent.

Origin:
< Latin pēdicul(us) louse (see pedicular) + -i- + -cide

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pediculicide pe·dic·u·li·cide (pə-dĭk'yə-lĭ-sīd')
n.
An agent used to destroy lice.

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