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cyclodiene

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noun cy·clo·di·ene \-ˈdī-ˌēn, -dī-ˈ\

Definition of cyclodiene

  1. :  an organic insecticide (as dieldrin or chlordane) with a chlorinated methylene group forming a bridge across a 6-membered carbon ring



1942

First Known Use of cyclodiene

1942


Medical Dictionary

cyclodiene

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noun cy·clo·di·ene \-ˈdī-ˌēn, -dī-ˈ\

Medical Definition of cyclodiene

  1. :  an organic insecticide (as aldrin, dieldrin, or chlordane) with a chlorinated methylene group forming a bridge across a 6-membered carbon ring




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