[ oh-vuh-sahyd ]
/ ˈoʊ vəˌsaɪd /
a substance or preparation, especially an insecticide, capable of killing egg cells.
Related formso·vi·cid·al, adjective
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Medicine definitions for ovicidal
[ ō′vĭ-sīd′l ]
Relating to or causing death of an ovum.
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