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fun·gi·cide

 (fŭn′jĭ-sīd′, fŭng′gĭ-)
n.
A substance that destroys or inhibits the growth of fungi.

fun′gi·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.
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fungicide

(ˈfʌndʒɪˌsaɪd)
n
(Chemistry) a substance or agent that destroys or is capable of destroying fungi
ˌfungiˈcidal adj
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fun•gi•cide

(ˈfʌn dʒəˌsaɪd, ˈfʌŋ gə-)

n.
a substance used for destroying fungi.
[1885–90]
fun`gi•cid′al, adj.
fun`gi•cid′al•ly, adv.
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fun·gi·cide

(fŭn′jĭ-sīd′, fŭng′gĭ-sīd′)
A chemical used to kill fungal diseases. Compare herbicide, insecticide, pesticide.
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fungicide

a substance that kills fungi or retards the growth of spores.
See also: Killing, Plants
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fungicide - any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi
Bordeaux mixture - antifungal agent consisting of a solution of copper sulphate and quicklime
Fulvicin, griseofulvin - a kind of penicillin (a fungicidal antibiotic with the trade name Fulvicin) produced by molds of the genus Penicillium
Clioquinol, iodochlorhydroxyquin - drug used to treat certain fungal infection (as athlete's foot)
itraconazole, Sporanox - an oral antifungal drug (trade name Sporanox) taken for cases of fungal nail disease
miconazole, Monistat - an antifungal agent usually administered in the form of a nitrate (trade name Monistat)
Mycostatin, Nystan, nystatin - an antifungal and antibiotic (trade names Mycostatin and Nystan) discovered in New York State; derived from soil fungi actinomycetes
Lamisil, terbinafine - an oral antifungal drug (trade name Lamisil) used to treat cases of fungal nail disease
thiabendazole - an antifungal agent and anthelmintic
crystal violet, gentian violet - a green crystal (violet in water) used as a dye or stain or bactericide or fungicide or anthelmintic or burn treatment
agent - a substance that exerts some force or effect
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Translations
مُبيد الفِطْرِيّات
fungicid
fungicid
gombaölõ
sveppaeyîir
fungicíd
mantar öldürücü

fungicide

[ˈfʌŋgɪsaɪd] Nfungicida m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

fungicide

[ˈfʌŋgɪsaɪd] nfongicide m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fungicide

nFungizid nt, → pilztötendes Mittel
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

fungicide

[ˈfʌndʒɪˌsaɪd] nfungicida m; (for plants) → anticrittogamico
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

fungus

(ˈfaŋgəs) plurals ˈfungi (-gai) ˈfunguses noun
any of several kinds of soft spongy plants without any leaves or green part. A mushroom is one type of fungus; That tree has a fungus growing on it.
ˈfungicide (-dʒisaid) noun
a substance used to kill fungus.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

fun·gi·cide

n. fungicida, exterminador de hongos.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

fungicide

n fungicida m
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On the 20th August 2019, some cocoa farmers in the Ahafo Region complained that insecticides and fungicides to be given to them are not enough and it really affecting their farms.
To combat fungus diseases such as mildew or rust, organic gardeners used to have only two options: copper-based fungicides such as Bordeaux solution, or sulfur.
Carboxylic acid amide fungicides play an important role in the fields of pesticide.
He said multisiteacting fungicides were not affected by resistance and remained key to managing septoria.
Experts have suggested use of fungicides at least on the patches where the disease is found.
Summary: Fungicides are biocidal chemical compounds used for destroying and inhibiting growth of fungi and fungal spores.
Historically, fungicides have always held a questionable place on the crop protection lineup for row crop growers--often the first input to be cut or never considered at all.
The increased number of isolates with high levels of carboxamide resistance may ultimately lead to practical resistance that affects the efficacy of these fungicides. Although Avenot et al.
Fusarium wilt of chickpea can be managed by using resistant varieties, healthy chickpea seed, crop rotation, biological control, and fungicides, adjusting sowing dates, and adopting integrated management practices [6].
Application of fungicides such as Benomyl, Mancozeb, Metiram, Propineb, Thiabendazole, and Prochloraz has been used for disease management in South Africa, New Zealand, and Australia [21, 22].