Definition of diazinon
: a cholinesterase-inhibiting organophosphate insecticide C12H21N2O3PS
Origin of diazinon
from Diazinon, a trademark
First Known Use: 1957
Rhymes with diazinon
abutilon, Agamemnon, anticodon, antiproton, archenteron, arrière-ban, asyndeton, automaton, Azerbaijan, Bellerophon, bildungsroman, carrying-on, dodecagon, emoticon, encephalon, get a move on, himation, interferon, kakiemon, keep an eye on, Laocoön, mesenteron, Michoacán, millimicron, oxymoron, phenomenon, protozoon, pteranodon, put the arm on, put the make on, rear echelon, Rostov-on-Don, Saskatchewan, septentrion, set one's heart on, set one's sights on, sine qua non, steal a march on, take it out on, Taklimakan, turn one's back on, Vientiane, wipe one's boots on, zero coupon, zooplankton
Medical Definition of Diazinon
—used for an organophosphate insecticide C12H21N2O3PS that is a cholinesterase inhibitor dangerous to humans if ingested
Learn More about diazinon
Medical Dictionary: Definition of "diazinon"
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up diazinon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).