Lamprey vs Lampricide - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between lamprey and lampricide

is that lamprey is any long slender primitive eel-like freshwater and saltwater fish of the petromyzontidae family, having a sucking mouth with rasping teeth but no jaw while lampricide is any pesticide designed to kill the larvae of lampreys.

lamprey

Noun

(en noun)
  • Any long slender primitive eel-like freshwater and saltwater fish of the Petromyzontidae family, having a sucking mouth with rasping teeth but no jaw.
  • Derived terms

    * brook lamprey * European river lamprey * sea lamprey

    References

    * lamprey] in , volume VI, 1908 *

    lampricide

    English

    Noun

    (en noun) (wikipedia lampricide)
  • Any pesticide designed to kill the larvae of lampreys.
  • Derived terms

    * lampricidal