teniacide

[tee-nee-uh-sahyd]
Related formste·ni·a·cid·al, adjective

taeniacide

or te·ni·a·cide

[tee-nee-uh-sahyd]
noun Pharmacology.
  1. an agent that destroys tapeworms.

Origin of taeniacide

First recorded in 1855–60; taenia + -cide
Related formstae·ni·a·cid·al, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for teniacide

teniacide

noun
  1. the US spelling of taeniacide

taeniacide

US teniacide

noun
  1. a substance, esp a drug, that kills tapeworms
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teniacide in Medicine

teniacide

[tēnē-ə-sīd′]
n.
  1. Variant oftaeniacide

taeniacide

n.
  1. An agent that kills tapeworms.
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