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  • n. Plural form of larvacide.

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Examples

  • The university is currently focusing on using larvacides, which render larvae incapable of growing into adults.

    Attack of the Urban Mosquitoes

  • Nelspruit, health officials warned that larvacides such as Larvex

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • However, control strategies (e.g., larvacides) release surviving larvae from competition, resulting in the production of larger adult mosquitoes.

    Health News from Medical News Today

  • Yet without truly comprehensive programs that combine insecticides, larvacides, spatial repellants, nets, combination drugs and careful monitoring of results - along with fully transparent programs and accountability for success or failure - even a multi-billion-dollar program will simply perpetuate malaria at levels that developed country bureaucrats deem "acceptable."

    Capitol Hill Coffee House

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