Adjective "fungicidal" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/fʌn(d)ʒɪˈsʌɪd(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Bactericidal and fungicidal activity of ant secretions and of pure formic acid were tested on filter-paper disks placed into each inoculated agar spread-plate.'
  2. 'The fungicidal composition includes a phosphorus-containing compound such as phosphorous acid, a phosphite salt, and a phosphate salt or mixtures thereof.'

Definitions

1. a substance or preparation, as a spray or dust, used for destroying fungi.

More examples(as adjective)

"deposits can be fungicidal."

"solutions can be fungicidal."

"properties can be fungicidal."

"pessaries can be fungicidal."

"pessarieses can be fungicidal."

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Origin

(fungicide)