zineb

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noun zin·eb \ˈzi-ˌneb\

Definition of zineb

  1. :  an agricultural fungicide C4H6N2S4Zn used especially formerly on fruits and vegetables

Origin and Etymology of zineb

zinc + ethylene + bis-


First Known Use: 1950

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