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phytocide

[ fahy-tuh-sahyd ]
/ ˈfaɪ təˌsaɪd /
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noun
a substance or preparation for killing plants.
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Origin of phytocide

First recorded in 1935–40; phyto- + -cide

OTHER WORDS FROM phytocide

phy·to·cid·al, adjective
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