algicide


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al·gi·cide

 (ăl′jĭ-sīd′)
n.
A substance used to kill or inhibit the growth of algae.


al′gi·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.

algicide

(ˈældʒɪˌsaɪd)
n
(Biology) any substance that kills algae

al•gi•cide

(ˈæl dʒəˌsaɪd)

n.
a substance or preparation for killing algae.
[1900–05]
al`gi•cid′al, adj.
Translations

algicide

[ˈældʒɪsaɪd] Nalgicida m
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This can be put right by frequently applying an algicide.
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Scrub the pebbles and fountain clean, then use an algicide such as TetraPond AlgoFin every 4-6 weeks throughout summer.
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In the meantime, the department is using its standard algicide to treat the bloom.
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Using barley straw stuffed into old tights and weighted down with a brick will also help to clear algae as it contains a natural algicide.