Definitions

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

  • n. A substance or preparation used to kill nematodes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. any compound used to kill nematode parasites in plants

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A substance that kills nematodes, especially one used in medicine or to kill plant pathogens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A substance that kills nematoid worms.
  • Destructive of threadworms or nematoids.

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Examples

  • TEMIK (Aldicarb): A systemic insecticide/nematocide with extremely high oral and dermal toxicity.

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  • In early March, 2010, the Company announced its new and exclusive focus on "Green" technologies and products, the two principal components of which will be a planned merger with Energy Innovation Group and the Company's existing Oraphyte ™ organic nematocide product line.

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