miticidal
adjective see miticide

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • miticidal — See miticide. * * * …   Universalium

  • miticidal — adjective Having the effect of killing mites …   Wiktionary

  • miticidal — Destructive to mites. * * * mi·ti·ci·dal (mi″tĭ siґdəl) destructive to mites …   Medical dictionary

  • miticidal — n. deadly to mites (of a substance) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • miticidal — mit·i·ci·dal …   English syllables

  • miticidal — |mīd.ə|sīdəl adjective Etymology: mite (I) + icidal (as in insecticidal) : acaricidal * * * mīticīdˈal adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑mite …   Useful english dictionary

  • miticide — miticidal, adj. /muyt euh suyd /, n. Chem. a substance or preparation for killing mites. [1945 50; MITE1 + I + CIDE] * * * ▪ insect control also called  Acaricide,         any chemical substance used to control mites or ticks (especially species… …   Universalium

  • miticide — noun Etymology: 1mite Date: circa 1946 an agent used to kill mites • miticidal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • miticide — ☆ miticide [mīt′i sīd΄ ] n. [< MITE1 + CIDE] any substance used for destroying mites miticidal adj …   English World dictionary

  • mi|ti|cid|al — «MIHT uh SY duhl», adjective. that destroys mites: »a miticidal agent …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”