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rodenticide

(rōdĕn`tĭsīd'): see pesticidepesticide,
biological, physical, or chemical agent used to kill plants or animals that are harmful to people; in practice, the term pesticide is often applied only to chemical agents.
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rodenticide

[rō′den·tə‚sīd]
(materials)
A chemical agent used to kill rodents.
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Another type of rat poison that is even more dangerous to pets is one containing cholecalciferol.
Anna Collins and neighbour Sonja Pollock, whose cat |Mauz died after eating rat poison
The prison admitted that these pellets were rat poison, but failed to give the inmates medical attention, and failed to offer any kind of explanation as to why the prison's food was tainted with rat poison.
Queries from the members assured the interest aroused in the Kazakh scientific and managerial community of products such as Vidatox, a medicine to treat cancer; the biological rat poison Biorat; the anti-inflammatory Vimang; and invigorating Espirulina.
Dr ClarKe said: "We didn't expect every single animal to be resistant to conventional rat poison.
I went door to door in my neighborhood, asking people to stop using rat poison.
The rival kindergarten owner reportedly admitted to the crime, telling authorities that she injected rat poison into the yogurt and asked a man to place the concoctions on a local roadside atop notebooks, the (http://www.
TWENTY-FIVE people have been taken to hospital in Germany after eating sandwiches laced with rat poison.
A VERDICT in the attempted murder trial of a housemaid, who allegedly laced her employer's pickle jar with rat poison, has been postponed.
As for poisoning rats, surely there must be a rat poison that kills them humanely?
And he was worried he might have had access to rat poison.