trifluralin

noun
tri·​flu·​ra·​lin | \ trī-ˈflu̇r-ə-lən How to pronounce trifluralin (audio) \

Definition of trifluralin

: an herbicide C13H16F3N3O4 used in the control of weeds

First Known Use of trifluralin

circa 1961, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trifluralin

tri- + fluor- + aniline

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“Trifluralin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trifluralin. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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