fungicide etymology

English word fungicide comes from English -cide (Killer. Killing.), English fungi- (Fungi (mushrooms, yeasts, and so on).)

Detailed word origin of fungicide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cide English (eng) Killer. Killing.
fungi- English (eng) Fungi (mushrooms, yeasts, and so on).
fungicide English (eng) A substance used to kill fungus.

Words with the same origin as fungicide

Descendants of -cide
amicicide computercide culturecide deicidal febricide felicide feticide gendercide geocide gonocide herbicide infanticide insecticide larvicidal licecide lupicide mosquitocide nematicide neonaticide parenticide spermicide vaccicide vermicidal vulpicide
Descendants of fungi-
fungate fungicidal fungiform fungistatic fungitoxic