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nematocide

 [nem´ah-to-sīd″]
1. destroying nematodes.
2. an agent that destroys nematodes.

ne·mat·i·cide

, nematocide (nĕ-mat'i-sīd),
An agent that kills nematodes.
[nematode + L. caedo, to kill]

nematocide

/nem·a·to·cide/ (nem´ah-to-sīd″)
1. destroying nematodes.
2. an agent that so acts.

nematocide

also

nematicide

(nĕm′ə-tĭ-sīd′, nə-măt′ĭ-)
n.
A substance or agent used to kill nematodes.

nem′a·to·cid′al, nem′a·ti·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.

nematocide

1. destroying nematodes.
2. an agent that destroys nematodes, including phenothiazine, piperazine, benzimidazole, the imidazothiazoles, the tetrahydropyrimidines, organophosphorus compounds and a wide variety of miscellaneous compounds, including the avermectins.
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