parathion
noun Etymology: para- + thiophosphate + 1-on Date: 1947 an extremely toxic insecticide C10H14NO5PS

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  • parathion — ● parathion nom masculin Dénomination courante d un insecticide agricole …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • parathion — ☆ parathion [par΄ə thī′än΄ ] n. [ PARA 1 + THION(IC)] a highly poisonous compound, C10H14O5NPS, commercially a colorless to dark brown liquid, used as an agricultural insecticide …   English World dictionary

  • Parathion — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Parathion Andere Nam …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Parathion — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le parathion est un composé chimique phytosanitaire (ou pesticide). Plus précisément, le terme parathion peut faire référence à : parathion éthyl… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Parathion — Pa|ra|thi|on, eigtl. Parathion ethyl [Kurzw. aus O,O Diethyl O (p nitrophenyl)thionophosphat]; Syn.: Ethylparathion: O2N C6H4 O P(S)(OC2H5)2; Common Name für eine gelbe knoblauchartig riechende, giftige Fl., Sdp. 375 °C, die – ebenso wie das… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • parathion — /par euh thuy on/, n. Chem. a deep brown to yellow, poisonous liquid, C10H14NO5PS, used as an insecticide. [1945 50; PARA 1 + THI + ON(E)] * * * ▪ insecticide       an organic phosphorus compound well known as an insecticide that is extremely… …   Universalium

  • parathion — tiofosas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Insekticidas. formulė (C₂H₅O)₂P(=S)OC₆H₄NO₂ atitikmenys: angl. parathion rus. тиофос ryšiai: sinonimas – dietil (4 nitrofenil)tio(orto)fosfatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • parathion — noun O,O Diethyl O 4 nitro phenylthiophosphate, a powerful, dangerously toxic insecticide …   Wiktionary

  • parathion — An organic phosphate insecticide, highly toxic to animals and humans, that is an irreversible inhibitor of cholinesterases. * * * para·thi·on .par ə thī ən, .än n an extremely toxic thiophosphate insecticide C10H14NO5PS * * * n. an organic… …   Medical dictionary

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