from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A substance or agent used to kill nematodes.

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun any compound used to kill nematode parasites in plants


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  • 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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