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Definition of the noun acaricide
What does acaricide mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acaricides
- a chemical agent used to kill mites
Alternative definition of the noun acaricide
- Any substance which kills acarids
Definition of the adjective acaricide
What does acaricide mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Destructive to acarids
Acaricide: Acaricides are pesticides that kill members of the arachnid subclass Acari, which includes ticks and mites. Acaricides are used both in medicine and agriculture, although the desired selective toxicity differs between the two fields.
- also known as Miticide
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Word Nerd (2007)
More Than 18,000 Fascinating Facts about Words by Barbara Ann Kipfer
Corinthian and Composite columns in architecture a nonsmoker can also be called an acapnotic an acaricide is a substance poisonous to ticks acatalepsy in Greek is “not thoroughly seizing” or “incomprehensibility” things purchased can be ...
Primary Care (2015)
Art and Science of Advanced Practice Nursing by Lynne M Dunphy, Jill Winland-Brown, Brian Porter, Debera Thomas
Acaricide is an insecticide that is effective against dust mites; it can be used on all fomites (pillows, beds, sofas, etc.). After application, a thorough vacuuming, preferably with a high-efficiency particulate air–filtered apparatus, must be done to ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
An acaricide is a pesticide used to kill mites and ticks (Table 1). Always check with state and federal authorities to be sure products containing these active ingredients are registered for use. Always read labels carefully and follow the directions ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
Examples of effective nitro compounds include chloropicrin and several related compounds, such as dichloronitroethane and chloronitropropane, as well as Binapapacryl acaricide-fungicide, Dicloran fungicide, Dinobuton acaricide, Dinocap ...
Acaricide. A parasiticide effective against mites and ticks.
Acapnia Acardia Acardiacus Acardius Acaricide Acarus Acaudal, Acaudate Accidental Self- Injection, Needle Stick Injury Accidents Accommodation Acemann Acephalobrachia ...
by Chris Park, Michael Allaby
to prevent wood rot, as an *acaricide inside buildings, and outdoors as an insecticide targeting mosquitoes. Its acute toxicity to humans is uncertain. dinocap (DNOPC) A dinitro ...
6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby
It is used as a wood preservative, insecticide, acaricide, and fungicide. dinocap (DNOPC) A dinitro compound that is ...
Concise Medical Dictionary (2015)
by Elizabeth Martin
acaricide. n. any chemical agent used for destroying mites and ticks. acarid n. a *mite or *tick. Acarina n. the.
by Paul A. Rees
acaricide,. acaridicide. A substance which kills mites and ticks. accelerometer. An electronic device that detects movements by measuring acceleration. A tri axial accelerometer can detect movement in three dimensions. May be used to detect ...
by Robert A. Lewis
Use: Acaricide. 5-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy)-2-nitroanisole.
by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava
It is a powerful acaricide . Equal weighting: The method which treats all taxonomic characters as equally important; a key assumption of phenetices. Eradex (Quinoxaline): It is an active ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
bromocyclen, bromociclen a halogenated hydrocarbon used asan acaricide. Causesvomitingand convulsionsiftaken orally. bromoethane see methyl ...
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Video shows what acaricide means. Any substance which kills acarids (mites and ticks).. Acaricide Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
Scrabble value of A1C3A1R1I1C3I1D2E1
The value of this 9-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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