virucide

[ vahy-ruh-sahyd ]
/ ˈvaɪ rəˌsaɪd /

noun

an agent for destroying viruses.

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Origin of virucide

OTHER WORDS FROM virucide

vi·ru·cid·al, adjective
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Medical definitions for virucide

virucide
[ vīrə-sīd′ ]

n.

Variant ofviricide
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