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monuron

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noun mon·u·ron \ˈmän-yə-ˌrän\

Definition of monuron

  1. :  a persistent herbicide C9H11ClN2O used especially to control broad-leaved weeds



Origin and Etymology of monuron

mon- + urea + 1-on


First Known Use: circa 1957


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