Translation of algicide in Spanish:

algicide

alguicida, n.

Pronunciation /ˈældʒəˌsaɪd//ˈaldʒɪsʌɪd//ˈalɡɪsʌɪd/

noun

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    alguicida masculine
    • The algicide targets Oscillatoria perornata, a species of cyanobacteria prevalent in Mississippi.
    • ‘We're also looking at other algicides,’ notes Anderson.
    • Iodine is, however, ineffective as an algicide.
    • Better help may be on the horizon for many catfish farmers in the form of a natural-based algicide that kills blue-green algae but is much safer for other pond life.
    • Aquatic herbicides and algicides have been used successfully for several decades.