carbamate

noun car·ba·mate \ ˈkär-bə-ˌmāt , kär-ˈba-ˌmāt \
|Updated on: 21 Apr 2018

Definition of carbamate

: a salt or ester of carbamic acid; especially : one that is a synthetic organic insecticide

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1888

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carbamate

noun car·ba·mate \ ˈkär-bə-ˌmāt, kär-ˈbam-ˌāt \

medical Definition of carbamate

: a salt or ester of carbamic acid — see urethane

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