\pˈɛstɪsˌa͡ɪd], \pˈɛstɪsˌaɪd], \p_ˈɛ_s_t_ɪ_s_ˌaɪ_d]\
Definitions of PESTICIDE
Sort: Oldest first
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
A spray that is made from chemicals, or biological substances, designed primarily to kill pests. Pesticides are useful for killing small pests that infest crops and plantations. However, it should be known that almost all pesticides are harmful, and poisonous. Moreover, pesticides are not specified to killing one pest, and might even kill those insects which are not even harmful.
By Henry Campbell Black
Word of the day
- Sulphated-saline-calcic waters containing carbonic acid gas, 55Â° F. Three springs. Used by drinking in chronic constipation, obesity, uremia, general anasarca, local dropsies, and other affections. The entire year.