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

  • A trademark used for the organic compound, C10H19O6PS2, used as an insecticide.

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

  • n. a yellow insecticide used as a dust or spray to control garden pests and house flies and mites


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