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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.
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or nem•a•ti•cide

(ˈnɛm ə təˌsaɪd, nɪˈmæt ə-)

a substance or preparation used for killing nematodes parasitic to plants.
nem`a•to•cid′al, nem`a•ti•cid′al, adj.
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