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pediculicide

[ puh-dik-yuh-luh-sahyd ]
/ p蓹藞d瑟k y蓹 l蓹藢sa瑟d /
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adjective
Also pe路dic路u路li路cid路al. destructive to lice.
noun
a pediculicide agent.
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Origin of pediculicide

<Latin p膿dicul(us) louse (see pedicular) + -i- + -cide
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Medical definitions for pediculicide

pediculicide
[ p蓹-d沫ky蓹-l沫-s墨d鈥 ]

n.
An agent used to destroy lice.
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