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benomyl

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noun ben·o·myl \ˈbe-nə-ˌmil\

Definition of benomyl

  1. :  a derivative C14H18N4O3 of carbamate and benzimidazole used especially as a systemic agricultural fungicide



Origin and Etymology of benomyl

benz- + -o- + methyl


First Known Use: 1969


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