anaerobicidal etymology

English word anaerobicidal comes from English -al, English anaerobicide ((medicine) A drug which kills anaerobic bacteria.)

Detailed word origin of anaerobicidal

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-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
anaerobicide English (eng) (medicine) A drug which kills anaerobic bacteria.
anaerobicidal English (eng) (medicine) Acting to kill anaerobic bacteria.

Words with the same origin as anaerobicidal

Descendants of -al
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