amitrole
noun Etymology: amino + triazole Date: circa 1960 a systemic herbicide C2H4N4 used in areas other than food croplands

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  • amitrole — [am′i trōl΄] n. 〚 AMI(NO) + TR(IAZ)OL(E)〛 AMINOTRIAZOLE * * * am·i·trole (ămʹĭ trōl ) n. An herbicide, C2H4N4, used on nonfood croplands to control annual grasses and broadleaf and aquatic weeds. It is not used on food crops because of its… …   Universalium

  • amitrole — [am′i trōl΄] n. [ AMI(NO) + TR(IAZ)OL(E)] AMINOTRIAZOLE …   English World dictionary

  • Amitrole — Aminotriazole Aminotriazole Général Nom IUPAC 1,2,4 triazole 3 ylamine No CA …   Wikipédia en Français

  • amitrole — noun The heterocyclic amine 3 amino 1,2,4 triazole that is used as a nonselective systemic triazole herbicide on nonfood croplands …   Wiktionary

  • amitrole — SYN: aminotriazole. * * * am·i·trole (amґĭ trol) an herbicide used on non food crops; its use is restricted because it is an epigenetic carcinogen. Called also 3 aminotriazole …   Medical dictionary

  • amitrole — am·i·trole …   English syllables

  • amitrole — ˈamə.ˌtrōl noun ( s) Etymology: amin + triazole : a systemic herbicide C2H4N4 used in areas other than food croplands …   Useful english dictionary

  • 3-Amino-1,2,4-triazole — chembox new Reference = [ [http://pmep.cce.cornell.edu/profiles/extoxnet/24d captan/amitrole ext.html EXTOXNET] Herbicide fact sheet for amitrole] ImageFile = Aminotriazole.png ImageSize = 150px IUPACName = 3 Amino 1,2,4 triazole OtherNames = 1,2 …   Wikipedia

  • Aminotriazol — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Amitrol Andere Namen Aminotriazol Triazol 3 amine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • herbicide — herbicidal, adj. /herr beuh suyd , err /, n. a substance or preparation for killing plants, esp. weeds. [1895 1900; HERB + I + CIDE] * * * Agent, usually chemical, for killing or inhibiting the growth of unwanted plants (weeds). Modern weed… …   Universalium

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