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gametocide

[ guh-mee-tuh-sahyd, gam-i- ]
/ gəˈmi təˌsaɪd, ˈgæm ɪ- /
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noun
a substance that kills gametes or gametocytes.
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Origin of gametocide

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Medical definitions for gametocide

gametocide
[ gə-mētə-sīd′ ]

n.
An agent that is destructive to gametes or gametocytes, especially malarial gametocytes.
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