fungicide

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fungicide

 [fun´jĭ-sīd]
an agent that destroys fungi. adj., adj fungici´dal.

fun·gi·cide

(fŭn'ji-sīd),
Any substance that has a destructive killing action on fungi.
Synonym(s): mycocide

fungicide

An agent that is toxic to or destroys fungi.

fun·gi·cide

(fŭn'ji-sīd)
Any substance that has a killing action on fungi.

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).

fun·gi·cide

(fŭn'ji-sīd)
Any substance that has a destructive killing action on fungi.