amebicide

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amebicide

[ə′mēb·ə‚sīd]
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A chemical used to kill amebas, especially parasitic species.
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As several halogenated derivatives of the hydroxyquinoline were widely used as amoebicide and intestinal bactericides, some studies on their metabolism have been reported in humans for ICHQ and DBHQ.