fungicide

(redirected from Fungicides)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Fungicides: Rodenticides

fungicide

 [fun´jĭ-sīd]
an agent that destroys fungi. adj., adj fungici´dal.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

fun·gi·cide

(fŭn'ji-sīd),
Any substance that has a destructive killing action on fungi.
Synonym(s): mycocide
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

fungicide

An agent that is toxic to or destroys fungi.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

fun·gi·cide

(fŭn'ji-sīd)
Any substance that has a killing action on fungi.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

fungicide

any substance such as captan or benomyl that kills FUNGI. When used to protect higher plants, fungicides are applied either directly to the affected parts (contact application) or to the soil from where they are absorbed by the roots and transferred throughout the plant (systemic application).
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

fun·gi·cide

(fŭn'ji-sīd)
Any substance that has a destructive killing action on fungi.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
He said, almost all farmers in the region have experienced spraying of insecticides and fungicides twice so there is no cause of alarm.
If your vine crops always get powdery mildew or your roses are susceptible to black spot, begin spraying those plants early in the season with one of the OMRI-listed fungicides.
As the reason of fungicide resistance [22], in order to discover new fungicides which possess high efficacy, low toxicity and safety to non-target organisms, a series of heterocyclic/homocyclic benzamide derivatives based on fluopicolide have been designed according to the rule of connecting bioactive substructures together (Fig.
It said the extra yields gained from increasing doses did not outweigh the cost of the extra fungicide.
He urged the government to ensure provision of the fungicides in the market at subsidised rates.
However, in recent years, that trend has begun to change, and more growers seriously consider using a fungicide every season to help increase yield and plant health.
Analyses of variance (ANOVA) for the effects of varieties and fungicides on fusarium wilt disease incidence, AUDPC %-day, relative yield loss, and grain yield were used to compare the level of resistance among evaluated varieties and fungicides.
The aim of this study was to provide information on the efficacy of the fungicides against C.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 24, 2017-Amvac Mexico Acquires Herbicide and Fungicide Products from Syngenta