raticidal

raticide

[rat-uh-sahyd]
noun
a substance or preparation for killing rats.

Origin:
1840–50; rat + -i- + -cide

raticidal, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To raticidal
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: ratibor
Next Definition: raticide
Words Near: raticidal
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for raticidal
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing raticidal
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature