Definitions for acaricide

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  1. acaricide, acaracide(noun)

    a chemical agent used to kill mites

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  1. acaricide(Noun)

    Any substance which kills acarids

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  1. 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.


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