cyclodiene

noun
cy·clo·di·ene | \ˌsī-klō-ˈdī-ˌēn, -dī-ˈēn\

Definition of cyclodiene 

: an organic insecticide (such as dieldrin or chlordane) with a chlorinated methylene group forming a bridge across a 6-membered carbon ring

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1942, in the meaning defined above

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cyclodiene

noun
cy·clo·di·ene | \-ˈdī-ˌēn, -dī-ˈ \

Medical Definition of cyclodiene 

: an organic insecticide (as aldrin, dieldrin, or chlordane) with a chlorinated methylene group forming a bridge across a 6-membered carbon ring

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