methoxychlor


me·thoxy·chlor

noun \me-ˈthäk-si-ˌklr\

Definition of METHOXYCHLOR

:  relatively nontoxic organochlorine insecticide C16H15Cl3O2

Origin of METHOXYCHLOR

meth- + oxy- + chlor-
First Known Use: 1947

me·thoxy·chlor

noun \me-ˈthäk-si-ˌklō(ə)r, -ˌkl(ə)r\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of METHOXYCHLOR

: a chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide C16H15Cl3O2

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