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insecticide

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ɪnˈsek.tɪ.saɪd/
a chemical substance made and used for killing insects, especially those that eat plants
Translations of “insecticide”
in Chinese (Traditional) 殺蟲劑…
in Russian инсектицид…
in Turkish böcek ilacı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 杀虫剂…
in Polish środek owadobójczy…
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