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biocidal

 [bi″o-si´d'l]
destructive to living organisms; see also antibiotic.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bi·o·cid·al

(bī'ō-sī'dăl),
Destructive of life; particularly pertaining to microorganisms.
[bio- + L. caedo, to kill]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

biocidal

adjective Referring to a biocide—e.g., a herbicide or pesticide.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

bi·o·cid·al

(bī'ō-sī'dăl)
Destructive of life; particularly pertaining to microorganisms.
[bio- + L. caedo, to kill]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

bi·o·cid·al

(bī'ō-sī'dăl)
Destructive of life; particularly pertaining to microorganisms.
[bio- + L. caedo, to kill]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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