sporicide

[ spawr-uh-sahyd, spohr- ]
/ ˈspɔr əˌsaɪd, ˈspoʊr- /

noun

a substance or preparation for killing spores.

Origin of sporicide

Related forms

spo·ri·cid·al, adjective
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Medicine definitions for sporicidal

sporicide

[ spôrĭ-sīd′ ]

n.

An agent that kills spores.

Related forms

spo′ri•cidal (-sīdl) adj.
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