gametocide

[ guh-mee-tuh-sahyd, gam-i- ]
/ gəˈmi təˌsaɪd, ˈgæm ɪ- /

noun

a substance that kills gametes or gametocytes.

Origin of gametocide

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Medicine definitions for gametocide

gametocide

[ gə-mētə-sīd′ ]

n.

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