[ al-juh-sahyd ]
/ ˈæl dʒəˌsaɪd /
a substance or preparation for killing algae.
TAKE ROUND 2 OF OUR PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ!
Here is our second set of teacher-selected PSAT vocabulary words. Do you know the meanings of these terms?
Question 1 of 10
OTHER WORDS FROM algicideal·gi·cid·al, adjective
Words nearby algicide
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
British Dictionary definitions for algicide
/ (ˈældʒɪˌsaɪd) /
any substance that kills algae
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Medical definitions for algicide
[ ăl′jĭ-sīd′ ]
A substance that kills or inhibits the growth of algae.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.