Miticide



[mahyt-uh-sahyd] /ˈmaɪt əˌsaɪd/

noun, Chemistry.
1.
a substance or preparation for killing .
/ˈmɪtɪˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
any drug or agent that destroys mites

miticide mi·ti·cide (mī’tĭ-sīd’)
n.
An agent that kills mites.
mi’ti·cid’al (-sīd’l) adj.

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