Insecticide meaning

ĭn-sĕktĭ-sīd
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A substance or agent used to kill insects and other arthropods.
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A substance or agent used to kill insects and other arthropods.
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Any substance used to kill insects.
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A pesticide used to kill insects. Chlordane and DDT are insecticides.
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A substance used to kill insects.
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Origin of insecticide

  • From French insecticide, as insect +‎ -cide

    From Wiktionary