vermicidal etymology

English word vermicidal comes from English -al, English vermicide

Detailed word origin of vermicidal

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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.
vermicide English (eng) Any substance used to kill worms, especially parasitic intestinal worms.
vermicidal English (eng) Serving to kill worms, as a vermicide.

Words with the same origin as vermicidal

Descendants of -al
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