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organophosphate

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several organic compounds containing phosphorus, some of which are used as fertilizers and pesticides.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. any ester of phosphoric acid or its derivatives, especially one used as an insecticide or herbicide

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an insecticide that interferes with an insect's nervous system

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