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also nem·a·ti·cide  (nĕm′ə-tĭ-sīd′, nə-măt′ĭ-)
A substance or agent used to kill nematodes.

nem′a·to·cid′al, nem′a·ti·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.




1. (Chemistry) able or tending to kill nematodes
2. (Agriculture) able or tending to kill nematodes
3. (Horticulture) able or tending to kill nematodes
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Nematicidal activity against Bursaphelenchus xylophilus ofisoobtusilactone a isolated from Persea americana.
This study aimed at assessing the nematicidal potential of the commercial biological products available, which contain Bacillus spp.
Nutmeg essential oil showed nematicidal activity against the southern root-knot nematode Meloidogyne incognita (Tylenchida: Heteroderidae) (Gotke & Maheswari 1990) and antimicrobial activity against Salmonella typhi Kauffmann & Edwards (Enterobacteriaceae) at a concentration of 12.
Kim J, Sun MS, Sang GL, Sang CS, Andil KP (2008) Nematicidal activity of plant essential oils and components from coriander (Coriandrum sativum), Oriental sweetgum (Liquidambar orientalis), and valerian (Valeriana wallichii) essential oils against pine wood nematode (Bursaphelenchus xylophilus).
Atta-ur-Rahman and co-workers, have exhibited exciting biological activities including anti-oxidant, anti-leishmanial, anti-AIDS, immunomodulating, antiasthmatic, analgesic, nematicidal and anti-cancer activities.
The fungal extract was screened for bench-top bioassays including antifungal, antibacterial, phytotoxic, insecticidal and nematicidal activities.
Identification of Nematicidal Fatty Acids and Triglycerides from Seeds of Jubaea chilensis by GC-EI-MS and Chemical Transformation Methods.
Cinnamon from the selection of traditional applications to its novel effects on the inhibition of angiogenesis in cancer cells and prevention of Alzheimer's disease, and a series of functions such as antioxidant, anticholesterol, antidiabetes, antibacterial, antifungal, nematicidal, acaracidal, and repellent activities.
stramonium, like many other medicinal plants, shows a good tolerance and considerable insecticide and nematicidal activities [45, 11, 29, 21].
Nitazoxanide: Nematicidal mode of action and drug combination studies.
Factors affecting the nematicidal activity of dimethyl disulfide 2010.