2,4-D

noun \ ˌtü-ˌfȯr-ˈdē \

Definition of 2,4-D

: a white crystalline irritant compound C8H6Cl2O3 used especially as a weed killer

Origin and Etymology of 2,4-d

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2,4-D

noun \ ˌtü-ˌfōr-ˈdē, -ˌfȯr- \

medical Definition of 2,4-D

: a white crystalline irritant compound C8H6Cl2O3 used as a weed killer called also 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid; see agent orange

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