raticide

raticide

(ˈrætɪˌsaɪd)
n
a rat poison

rat•i•cide

(ˈræt əˌsaɪd)

n.
a substance for killing rats.
[1840–50]
Translations

raticide

n (spec)Rattengift nt
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Cuba has shipped 3.3 tons of Biorat, a raticide, to Nicaragua to help fight a plague that threatens to cause a possible epidemic of leptospirosis, reports Xinhua News Agency (June 23, 1999).
There are countless substances that may be used as a means for suicide attempts, like pesticides, raticide, abuse drugs, beyond foods and others.
The pesticide inhibitor of cholinesterase, traded illegally as raticide ("chumbinho") was most frequently used (13.5%) as single toxic substance.
La victime, eleve en septieme annee de l'enseignement de base, est le frere de l'une des jeunes collegiennes qui ont tente, dernierement, de se suicider en avalant un raticide.
Farmers who agree to spare at least 970 square meters of their farmland from herbicides, raticides, and animal traps will receive a reward of NT$20,000 per hectare.
Despite this controversy, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) adopts the generic term pesticides, classifying them according to their function: insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, defoliants, bactericides, and raticides (17,18).
Il a, par ailleurs, indique que le groupement interprofessionnel des fruits a acquis 300 kilos de raticides eten a delivre certaines quantites aux agriculteurs pour proteger les palmiers.
"This year we saw around 20-30 [poisoning] cases, 10 deadly, not all from Lanatte, we had raticides also," he said.
Contract award: the acquisition of herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and raticides
The purpose of the framework agreement is the provision of herbicides, fungicides, insecticides and raticides according to specifications.
Il faut preciser que le Maroc utilise annuellement 14 mille tonnes de pesticides (herbicides, fongicides, insecticides, acaricides, raticides, nematicides et molluscides) qui contribuent sans aucun doute a la protection des cultures et a l'amelioration de la production agricole.
Tenders are invited for The Acquisition of Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides and Raticides