linuron

noun lin·u·ron \ˈlinyəˌrän\

Definition of linuron

plural

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  1. :  a selective herbicide C9H10O2Cl2N2 used especially to control weeds in crops (as of soybeans or carrots)

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Origin and Etymology of linuron

lin- (of unknown origin) + urea + 1-on


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