sporicide
noun see sporicidal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sporicide — Une substance sporicide est une substance ayant la capacité de tuer des spores. Les propriétés sporicides varient d une substance à l autre suivant son spectre d action. Portail de la médecine Catégorie : Microbiologie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sporicide — sporicidal, adj. /spawr euh suyd , spohr /, n. a substance or preparation for killing spores. [SPOR + I + CIDE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sporicide — noun A substance that kills spores …   Wiktionary

  • sporicide — An agent that kills spores. * * * spo·ri·cide spōr ə .sīd, spȯr n an agent that kills spores * * * n. an agent that kills spores (e.g. bacterial spores). Some disinfectants that liberate chlorine are sporicides, but most other germicides are… …   Medical dictionary

  • sporicide — killing of spores Killing and Killers …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • sporicide — n. substance which kills spores …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sporicide — n. an agent that kills spores (e.g. bacterial spores). Some disinfectants that liberate chlorine are sporicides, but most other germicides are ineffective since spores are very resistant to chemical action. Derivatives: sporicidal adj …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • sporicide — spo•ri•cide [[t]ˈspɔr əˌsaɪd, ˈspoʊr [/t]] n. pes a substance or preparation for killing spores • Etymology: 1935–40 spo ri•cid′al, adj …   From formal English to slang

  • sporicide — sporicidal, adj. /spawr euh suyd , spohr /, n. a substance or preparation for killing spores. [SPOR + I + CIDE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Спороцид (Sporicide) — вещество, убивающее споры (например, споры бактерий). Некоторые дезинфецирующие вещества, выделяющие хлор, относятся к спороцидам, однако большинство гермицидов являются малоэффективными в борьбе против спор, так как последние крайне устойчивы к… …   Медицинские термины

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