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spermicide

view main entry for spermicidenoun [countable]  /ˈspɜrmɪˌsaɪd/ 
American English pronunciation: spermicideClick to listen to the pronunciation of spermicide

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spermicidal

  /ˌspɜrmɪˈsaɪd(ə)l/  adjective
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breakfast rave

a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …

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