menazon

noun men·a·zon \ˈmenəˌzän\

Definition of menazon

plural

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  1. :  an organophosphate insecticide and acaricide C6H12N5O2PS2 used especially as a systemic in agriculture

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Origin and Etymology of menazon

perhaps from dimethyl + diamino- + triazine + thionate


First Known Use: 1961


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