ziram

noun
zi·​ram | \ ˈzī-ˌram How to pronounce ziram (audio) \

Definition of ziram

: an organic zinc salt C6H12N2S4Zn used especially as an agricultural fungicide

First Known Use of ziram

1949, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ziram

zinc + dithiocarbamate

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“Ziram.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ziram. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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