chemosterilant


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chemosterilant

(kē″mō-stĕr′ĭ-lănt)
1. A chemical that kills microorganisms.
2. A chemical that causes sterility, usually of the male, in organisms such as insects.
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Larvicidal and chemosterilant activity of Annona squamosa alkaloids against Anopheles stephensi.
The antis will cite safety issues and suggest the use of chemosterilants.