Definition of Germicides

1. Noun. (plural of germicide) ¹



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Definition of Germicides

1. germicide [n] - See also: germicide

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Germicides

germanyl
germanyls
germaphobe
germaphobes
germaphobia
germaphobic
germband
germbands
germed
germen
germens
germfree
germicidal
germicide
germicides (current term)
germier
germiest
germin
germina
germinabilities
germinability
germinable
germinal
germinal area
germinal cell
germinal centre
germinal centre kinase
germinal centre of Flemming

Literary usage of Germicides

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1. Preventive Medicine and Hygiene by Milton Joseph Rosenau, George Chandler Whipple, John William Trask, Thomas William Salmon (1921)
"germicides of the chlorin group and iodin are among the most rapid, ... As a general rule, germicides that act promptly are quickly decomposed or ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1889)
"... germicides, but their germicidal properties, so far as I can learn, have never been demonstrated. They have both been shown to be efficient antiseptics. ..."

3. A Text-book upon the pathogenic bacteria: For Students of Medicine and by Joseph McFarland (1909)
"Disinfectants must be germicides. Antiseptics are chiefly employed for purposes ... Disinfectants and germicides are employed for the purpose of destroying ..."

4. The City that was by Stephen Smith (1911)
"In general, it may be advised that, as bacteria are everywhere, Destroy the germicides ought to be used far Bacteria more extensively than they are for the ..."

5. Microbiology: A Text-book of Micro├Ârganisms, General and Applied by Charles E. Marshall (1921)
"In their application to microorganisms they are generally called germicides (germ-killers), or disinfectants if the emphasis is laid upon the prevention of ..."

6. Manual of Bacteriology and Pathology for Nurses by Jay Gilbert Roberts (1920)
"The term, however, is usually restricted to such germicides as are used to ... Most disinfectants or germicides in germicidal strength are too strong for ..."

7. Microbiology for Agricultural and Domestic Science Students by Charles Edward Marshall, Frederic Theodore Bioletti (1911)
"POISONS, germicides, DISINFECTANTS, ANTISEPTICS, PRESERVATIVES. ... Analogous to the general term germicides, the terms bactericide and fungicide are used ..."

8. Microbiology for Agricultural and Domestic Science Students by Charles Edward Marshall, Frederic Theodore Bioletti (1911)
"POISONS, germicides, DISINFECTANTS, ANTISEPTICS, PRESERVATIVES. ... Analogous to the general term germicides, the terms bactericide and fungicide are used ..."

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