molluscicide


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mol·lus·ci·cide

 (mə-lŭs′kĭ-sīd′)
n.
An substance or agent that kills mollusks.

mol·lus′ci·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.

molluscicide

(məˈlʌskɪˌsaɪd)
n
(Chemistry) chem a preparation that kills molluscs
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Environmental Protection Agency as an algicide and molluscicide.
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