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pyrethroid


pyrethroid

noun py·re·throid \pī-ˈrē-ˌthrid, -ˈreth-ˌrid\

Definition of PYRETHROID

:  any of various synthetic compounds that are related to the pyrethrins and resemble them in insecticidal properties
pyrethroid adjective
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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