simazine
noun Etymology: sim- (probably alteration of sym- symmetrical, prefix used in names of organic compounds) + triazine Date: 1956 a selective herbicide C7H12N5Cl used to control weeds especially among crop plants

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  • Simazine — Général Nom IUPAC 2 chloro 4,6 diéthylamine 1,3,5 triazine No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Simazine — Chembox new ImageFile=Simazine.svg ImageSize= IUPACName=6 chloro N , N diethyl 1,3,5 triazine 2,4 diamine OtherNames= Section1= Chembox Identifiers CASNo=122 34 9 PubChem=5216 SMILES=CCNC1=NC(=NC(=N1)Cl)NCC Section2= Chembox Properties… …   Wikipedia

  • simazine — /suy meuh zeen /, n. Chem. a colorless crystalline selective herbicide, C7H12ClN5, used for season long weed control in corn and other crops. [1955 60; sim , resp. of SYM(METRICAL) + (TRI)AZINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • simazine — noun The herbicide and algicide 6 chloro N2,N4 diethyl 1,3,5 triazine 2,4 diamine …   Wiktionary

  • simazine — si·ma·zine (siґmə zēn) an herbicide used in gardens; it is toxic to ruminants, causing liver and kidney damage and neurotoxicity that can be fatal …   Medical dictionary

  • simazine — [ sɪməzi:n, sʌɪ ] noun a synthetic herbicide derived from triazine. Origin 1950s: blend of symmetrical and triazine …   English new terms dictionary

  • simazine — si·ma·zine …   English syllables

  • simazine — /ˈsɪməzin/ (say simuhzeen) noun a herbicide used to control broad leaved weeds and annual grasses; derived from triazine …   Australian English dictionary

  • simazine — noun a herbicide used to control weeds (especially among crops) • Hypernyms: ↑herbicide, ↑weedkiller, ↑weed killer …   Useful english dictionary

  • 122-34-9 — Simazine Simazine Général Nom IUPAC 2 chloro 4,6 diéthylamine 1,3,5 triazine No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

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