benomyl

noun
ben·​o·​myl | \ ˈbe-nə-ˌmil How to pronounce benomyl (audio) \

Definition of benomyl

: a derivative C14H18N4O3 of carbamate and benzimidazole used especially as a systemic agricultural fungicide

First Known Use of benomyl

1969, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for benomyl

benz- + -o- + methyl

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