thiram
noun Etymology: probably by alteration from thiuram the chemical group NH2CS Date: 1949 a compound C6H12N2S4 used as a fungicide and seed disinfectant

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  • thiram — ☆ thiram [thī′ram΄ ] n. [< ? thiuram < THIOUREA + AM(YL)] a yellow or white powder, C6H12N2S4, used as a rubber accelerator and vulcanizer, fungicide, seed disinfectant, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Thiram — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Thiram Andere Namen TMTD …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • thiram — /thuy ram/, n. Chem. a white, crystalline compound, C6H12N2S4, insoluble in water, slightly soluble in alcohol, soluble in benzene and acetone, used as a vulcanizer and accelerator for rubber and as a fungicide, bacteriostat, and seed… …   Universalium

  • thiram — noun The fungicide and bird repellent tetramethylthiuram disulfide …   Wiktionary

  • Thiram — Thi|ram, das; s: ↑ Thiuramsulfid …   Universal-Lexikon

  • thiram — thi·ram thī .ram n a compound C6H12N2S4 used as a fungicide * * * thi·ram (thiґram) an antifungal, applied topically and sometimes used to treat seed corn; if animals consume excessive amounts of the corn they may suffer weight loss, dyspnea,… …   Medical dictionary

  • thiram — thi·ram …   English syllables

  • thiram — ˈthīˌram noun ( s) Etymology: probably alteration of thiuram : tetramethylthiuram disulfide used especially of the fungicide and seed disinfectant …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bis(dimethylthiocarbamoyl)disulfid — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Thiram Andere Namen TMTD Tetramethylthiuramdisulfid Pomarsol Thianosan Tetramethylthio …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pomarsol — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Thiram Andere Namen TMTD Tetramethylthiuramdisulfid Pomarsol Thianosan Tetramethylthioperoxydicarbondiamid …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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