- an agent for killing larvae.
Origin of larvicide
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Examples from the Web for larvicide
Another chemical found to be even more effective as a larvicide is powdered borax.The House Fly and How to Suppress It
L. O. Howard and F. C. Bishopp
- a chemical used for killing larvae
- An agent that kills insect larvae.
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