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mirex

noun mi·rex \ˈmī-ˌreks\

Definition of MIREX

:  an organochlorine insecticide C10Cl12 formerly used especially against ants
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Origin of MIREX

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1962
Medical Dictionary

mirex

noun mi·rex \ˈmī-ˌreks\

Medical Definition of MIREX

:  an organochlorine insecticide C10Cl12 formerly used especially against ants that is a suspected carcinogen

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