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Definition of the noun Ascaricide

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  1. Any pesticide intended to kill roundworms (Ascaridida)


Ascaricide: Ascaricides are drugs to treat ascariasis that is caused by infections with parasitic nematodes of the genus Ascaris. The large roundworm of pigs typically infects pigs while Ascaris lumbricoides affects human populations, typically in sub-tropical and tropical areas with poor sanitation.

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Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

An ascaricide. Cadmium Salicylate (mol wt ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Ascaricide, as-kar'-is-id. A medicine fatal to the ascaris. Ascaridae, as-kar'-e-de. A family of nematode worms, to which belongs the round-worm (ascaris lumbricoides) and the threadworm (oxyuris vermicularis). Ascaridi'asis. The existence of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

Ascaricide Substance intended to kill roundworms (Ascaridae). Asphyxia Condition resulting from insufficient intake of oxygen: symptoms include breathingdifficulty, impairmentof senses, and, in extreme, convulsions, unconsciousness, and ...

Google previewThe Aldrich Dictionary of Phobias and Other Word Families (2002)

by Chris Aldrich

also aphidicide apicide bees arboricide trees ascaricide ascarides; intestinal lumbricoid parasites autocide oneself or somebody else, by crashing an automobile avicide birds bacillicide bacilli bacteriocide bacteria; also bactericide basicide ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

ascaricide [as-kar' -sīd′′] an agent destructiveto ascarids. ascarid [as'k -rid] any of the nematodes ofthe Ascaridoidea , which includes the genera Ascaris, Parascaris, Toxocara andToxascaris.


by Mr. M.P. Kabra

Ascaricide: Substance intended to kill roundworms. ASCII: American standard code 17 ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Seeds laxative, ascaricide; toxic to fishes. Bark and leaves as fish poison. Veterinary medicine, leaf decoctions for skin problems in livestock.) in English: candelabra bush, candle bush, candlestick plant, candlesticks, carrion crow bush , ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

ascaricide n a substance that kills ascarides, e.g. levamisole—ascaricidal adj. Ascaris npl a genus of nematode worms of the family Ascaridae, e.g. the roundworm Ascaris ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)

by George P. Rédei

Macrocephaly are sensitive to benomyl/benlate (C14H18N4O3, a fungicide and ascaricide). Genetic defects in sugar utilization may not grow on the non- fermentable glycerol if the mutation affected a certain domain of the protein product. Thus ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition (2016)

by Herman Koren

It is used as a pesticide, ascaricide, and insecticide on agricultural crops and livestock. It is hazardous to the central nervous system, eyes, and respiratory system and is toxic through inhalation, ingestion, and contact. Symptoms of exposure ...

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

ascaricide (parasitology/control substance destructive to ascarids. measures) A ascarid (parasitology) Any of the phasmid nematodes of the Ascaridoidea, which includes the genera Ascaris, Parascaris, Toxocara and ...

Google previewDorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary E-Book (2012)

by Dorland

ascaricide. lum•bri•coid ( lum0brı ̆-koid) resembling an earthworm; said particularly of Ascaris lumbricoides. lum•bri•cus (lem-bri0kes) pl. lumbri0ci [L.] any member of the genus Lumbricus, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

but propargite is a sulfite ascaricide and cryolite (sodium fluoroaluminate, Na3AlF6) is a naturally occurring inorganic fluoride compound.

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

ascaricide. lum•bri•coid (lum0brı ̆-koid) [lumbricus + - oid] ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

A New and Complete Dictionary ... by William Alexander Newman Dorland

ascaricide (.is-kaKis-id) [Gr. ioaapis ascaris + L. cad'ere to kill].

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