Definitions

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  • adj. of, or relating to fungicide
  • adj. having the ability to destroy or control fungus

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Relating to fungicides or to the killing of fungus or fungi; having the property of destroying fungous or fungoid growths.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. capable of destroying fungi

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Examples

  • Uncle Tom's Rose Tonic contains potassium phosphite and has good fungicidal properties, while SB Plant Invigorator is a foliar feed with fungicidal and pesticidal properties.

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  • When its recent J&J commercial revealed that a fungus causes the itch. sales of Daktarin fungicidal cream soared from Shanghai to Xian.

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  • The plums are reported to have antibacterial, antiviral and fungicidal properties and it seems that the disadvantages of temporary infertility are likely to be outweighed by the medicinal benefits.

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  • A salve of one part honey and two parts grease either animal fat or olive oil appears on the Linear B tablets as antiseptic, fungicidal, and antibiotic.

    The Trojan War

  • Their joint Legal Opposition claimed that the fungicidal properties of the Neem tree had been public knowledge in

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  • In what's being hailed as a victory in the world's first case against biopiracy, the European Patent Office have upheld a decision to revoke in its entirety a patent on a fungicidal product derived from seeds of the

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  • In addition to the fungicidal and insecticidal effects of neem pesticides it has been reported that the application of neem has growth-promoting effects.

    4. Case studies of small-scale semi-industrial neem processing in Kenya, Thailand, the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua

  • They contain not only insecticidal and fungicidal ingredients, but also up to 48% oil.

    2. Survey of neem-processing methods

  • There are powerful antibiotic and fungicidal effects of pterygospermin from the flowers and roots of the moringa tree.

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  • Assay on the fungicidal properties of some medicinal plants.

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