methoxychlor

noun me·thoxy·chlor \ me-ˈthäk-si-ˌklȯr \

Definition of methoxychlor

: relatively nontoxic organochlorine insecticide C16H15Cl3O2

Origin and Etymology of methoxychlor

meth- + oxy- + chlor-


Medical Dictionary

methoxychlor

noun me·thoxy·chlor \ me-ˈthäk-si-ˌklō(ə)r, -ˌklȯ(ə)r \

medical Definition of methoxychlor

: a chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide C16H15Cl3O2

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