zymocidal etymology

English word zymocidal comes from English zymo- (Fermentation.), English -cidal

Detailed word origin of zymocidal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
zymo- English (eng) Fermentation.
-cidal English (eng) Used to make adjectives corresponding to nouns ending in -cide.
zymocidal English (eng) Capable of killing yeast.

Words with the same origin as zymocidal

Descendants of zymo-
azymite prozymite zymodiagnostics zymogen zymogenic zymogenous zymogram zymography zymology zymolysis zymolytic zymophyte zymoplastic zymoscope zymosis zymosterol zymotechnical zymotechnics zymotherapy
Descendants of -cidal
algacidal algaecidal androcidal candidacidal chronocidal cytocidal fungicidal liberticidal mildewcidal nematocidal phytocidal pseudomonacidal sociocidal termiticidal toxoplasmacidal urbicidal zoocidal