Definition of Fungicidal

1. Adjective. Capable of destroying fungi.

Exact synonyms: Antifungal
Partainyms: Antifungal, Fungicide
Derivative terms: Antifungal, Fungicide

Definition of Fungicidal

1. Adjective. of, or relating to fungicide ¹

2. Adjective. having the ability to destroy or control fungus ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fungicidal

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Fungicidal

1. Having a killing action on fungi. Origin: fungus + L. Caedo, to kill (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Fungicidal

funge
fungee
fungemia
fungemias
fungemic
funges
fungia
fungian
fungians
fungibilities
fungibility
fungible
fungibles
fungic
fungicidal (current term)
fungicidally
fungicide
fungicides
fungicidin
fungicolous
fungiform
fungiid
fungiids
fungilliform
fungimycin
fungin
fungiproof
fungiproofed
fungiproofing

Literary usage of Fungicidal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"By growing the treated plants for 7 days prior to infection and then noting disease control on the new growth, the systemic fungicidal activity was ..."

2. Bulletin by Maine Agricultural Experiment Station (1917)
"Again, as in 1914, conditions were such that it is impossible to draw conclusions relative to the advantages derived from the use of the strong fungicidal ..."

3. Annual Report (1894)
"Nitrate of soda, when applied in water, has a caustic action upon foliage, and it possesses apparently no fungicidal properties. (Page 297.) 34. ..."

4. Report of the Secretary of Agriculture by United States Dept. of Agriculture (1894)
"The discovery, if such it can be called, like that of the fungicidal properties of sulphur, was made at a most opportune time, and shows the immense ..."

5. Report of the New York State College of Agriculture at Cornell University by Cornell University, New York State College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station (1912)
"STUDIES OF THE fungicidal VALUE OF LIME-SULFUR PREPARATIONS PRELIMINARY DISCUSSION Up to the present time we have been dependent almost entirely on field ..."

6. Hand-book of Indian Agriculture by Nitya Gopal Mukerji (1901)
"... are added to the vat containing the sulphate of copper solution, the sugar-cane cuttings can be dipped in this insecticidal and fungicidal mixture, ..."

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