a substance or preparation for killing .
any substance that kills algae
algicide al·gi·cide (āl’jĭ-sīd’)
A substance that kills or inhibits the growth of algae.
cold; chilly. Historical Examples The algid or congestive form occurs more frequently than either of the others. A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I Various Equally ineffectual are other means used for communicating heat to the algid body and thereby reviving its functions. A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. […]
- Algid stage
algid stage algid stage al·gid stage (āl’jĭd) n. The stage of collapse in cholera.
a seaport in and the capital of Algeria, in the N part. one of the former Barbary States in N Africa: now modern Algeria. a republic in NW Africa: formerly comprised 13 departments of France; gained independence 1962. 919,352 sq. mi. (2,381,122 sq. km). Capital: Algiers. Contemporary Examples “People are now planting bombs in the […]
a male given name, form of . Historical Examples Algie Thynne was criblé with debts, and probably keen on marrying for money. The Limit Ada Leverson Algie often used to shoot there, and now they say he just has his brother down to shoot with him. The Island Pharisees John Galsworthy Hush, you must be […]