organophosphate

noun or·gan·o·phos·phate \ ˌȯr-gə-nō-ˈfäs-ˌfāt , ȯr-ˌga-nō- \
Updated on: 10 Dec 2017

Definition of organophosphate

: an organophosphorus compound (such as a pesticide)

organophosphate

adjective

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First Known Use of organophosphate

1945


Medical Dictionary

organophosphate

noun or·gan·o·phos·phate \ ȯr-ˌgan-ə-ˈfäs-ˌfāt \

medical Definition of organophosphate

: an organophosphorus compound

organophosphate

adjective

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