Definition of Autocide

1. Noun. (agriculture) Control of a pest through propagation of sterile males ¹



2. Noun. (bacteriology) A substance produced by an bacterium that is fatal to that bacterium ¹

3. Noun. (obsolete rare) A suicidal person. ¹

4. Noun. An act of suicide committed by crashing a car ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Autocide

1. A chemical produced by a bacteria which is toxic to other bacteria within the same species, but does not affect other bacteria. (09 Oct 1997)

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autocide (current term)
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