dimethoate
noun Etymology: dimethyl + thio acid + 1-ate Date: 1960 an organophosphorous insecticide and miticide C5H12NO3PS2 used especially on crops and ornamental plants

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  • Diméthoate — Général Synonymes Phosphamide Dithiophosphate de méthylcarbamoylméthyle et de O,O diméthyle …   Wikipédia en Français

  • dimethoate — /duy meth oh ayt /, n. Chem. a highly toxic crystalline compound, C5H12NO3PS2, used as an insecticide. [1955 60; prob. dimeth(yl) + (thi)oate, components of the chemical name] * * * ▪ insecticide       any systemic insecticide that acts by… …   Universalium

  • dimethoate — noun A particular organophosphate insecticide …   Wiktionary

  • dimethoate — di·meth·o·ate …   English syllables

  • dimethoate — dīˈmethəˌwāt noun ( s) Etymology: dimethyl + thioic + ate (I) : an organophosphorus insecticide and miticide C5H12NO3PS2 used especially on crops and ornamental plants …   Useful english dictionary

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