What does bactericide mean?

Definitions for bactericidebækˈtɪər əˌsaɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bactericide.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bactericide, bacteriacide(noun)

    any chemical agent that destroys bacteria

  2. antibacterial, antibacterial drug, bactericide(noun)

    any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth


  1. bactericide(Noun)

    Any substance that kills bacteria, especially one that is otherwise harmless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bactericide(noun)

    same as Germicide


  1. Bactericide

    A family of substances capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of microorganisms.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bactericide in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bactericide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Images & Illustrations of bactericide

  1. bactericidebactericidebactericide

Translations for bactericide

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for bactericide »


Find a translation for the bactericide definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these bactericide definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"bactericide." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/bactericide>.

Are we missing a good definition for bactericide? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for bactericide:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.