mycocide


mycocide
\\ˈmīkəˌsīd\ noun (-s)
Etymology: myc- + -cide
: a fungicide that destroys molds

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  • mycocide — SYN: fungicide. [myco + L. caedo, to kill] * * * my·co·cide mī kə .sīd n a fungicide that destroys molds …   Medical dictionary

  • mycocide — my·co·cide …   English syllables

  • fungicide — Any substance that has a destructive killing action upon fungi. SYN: mycocide. * * * fun·gi·cide fən jə .sīd, fəŋ gə n an agent that destroys fungi or inhibits their growth * * * n. an agent that kills fungi. See also antifungal. * * *… …   Medical dictionary