from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Destroying or inhibiting the growth and reproduction of human or animal parasites.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That counters infection by parasites
  • n. A pesticide that counters infection by parasites

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inimical to parasites.
  • n. A remedy employed for the destruction or removal of parasites.


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