ovicidal
adjective see ovicide

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ovicidal — See ovicide. * * * …   Universalium

  • ovicidal — adjective Having the ability to kill an ovum See Also: ovicide …   Wiktionary

  • ovicidal — Causing death of the ovum. [ovi + L. caedo, to kill] * * * ovi·cid·al .ō və sīd əl adj capable of killing eggs …   Medical dictionary

  • ovicidal — adj. causing death of the ovum; of or pertaining to death of ovum …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ovicidal — ovi·ci·dal …   English syllables

  • ovicidal — |ōvə|sīdəl adjective : capable of killing eggs : of, relating to, or being an ovicide …   Useful english dictionary

  • ovicide — ovicidal, adj. /oh veuh suyd /, n. a substance or preparation, esp. an insecticide, capable of killing egg cells. [1925 30; OVI + CIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • ovicide — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1913 an agent that kills eggs; especially an insecticide effective against the egg stage • ovicidal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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