amebicide


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amebicide

 [ah-me´bĭ-sīd]
destructive to amebas.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

a·me·bi·cide

(ă-mē'bi-sīd),
Any agent that causes the destruction of amebae.
Synonym(s): amebacide
[ameba + L. caedo, to kill]
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amoebicide

noun A generic term for a substance that kills amoeba.
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a·me·bi·cide

(ă-mē'bi-sīd)
Any agent that destroys amebae.
[ameba + L. caedo, to kill]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

a·me·bi·cide

(ă-mē'bi-sīd)
Any agent that causes the destruction of amebae.
[ameba + L. caedo, to kill]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012