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Definition of spermicide noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

spermicide

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈspərməˌsaɪd//
 
[uncountable, countable]
 
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a substance that kills sperm, used during sex to prevent the woman from becoming pregnant
spermicidal
 
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NAmE//ˌspərməˈsaɪdl//
 
adjective [only before noun] spermicidal cream
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: spermicide