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[par-uh-sit-uh-sahyd] /ˌpær əˈsɪt əˌsaɪd/

an agent or preparation that destroys .
destructive to .
any substance capable of destroying parasites
destructive to parasites

parasiticide par·a·sit·i·cide (pār’ə-sĭt’ĭ-sīd’)
An agent or a preparation used to destroy parasites. adj.
Destructive to parasites.
par’a·sit’i·cid’al (-sīd’l) adj.


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