meth·​o·​prene ˈmeth-ə-ˌprēn How to pronounce methoprene (audio)
: an insecticide C19H34O3 that arrests growth at the larval stage of development

Dictionary Entries Near methoprene

Cite this Entry

“Methoprene.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!