Definition of coccidiostat in English:

coccidiostat

Syllabification: coc·cid·i·o·stat
Pronunciation: /käkˈsidēōˌstat
 
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noun

Veterinary Medicine
A substance administered to poultry, cattle, puppies, and kittens to retard the growth and reproduction of coccidian parasites.
More example sentences
  • Starter mash for chicks and poults usually has amprolium added, which is a coccidiostat.
  • Several factors may cause an outbreak of coccidiosis, even if a coccidiostat is present in the ration.
  • Broilers must not be given coccidiostats within a few days of slaughter for human consumption.

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