[ spawr-uh-sahyd, spohr- ]
/ ˈspɔr əˌsaɪd, ˈspoʊr- /
a substance or preparation for killing spores.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sporicidespo·ri·cid·al, adjective
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Medical definitions for sporicide
[ spôr′ĭ-sīd′ ]
An agent that kills spores.
Other words from sporicidespo′ri•cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.
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