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- noun organic chemistry Any compound formally derived from a
carbamateby replacing an oxygenatom by one of sulfur
- noun Any of various
herbicidesbased upon this structure
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ISHAAYA, I. (1982) Biological and biochemical aspects of the disruption of adult formation in Tribolium by a novel Bis (thiocarbamate) R-31026 and the Juvenoid R-20458.
R-31026, is an intermediate product in the synthesis of thiocarbamate herbicides and has been shown to possess properties similar to those of methoprene.
Chemical name [S, S-Di-isobutyl N-ethylethylenebis (thiocarbamate)] (Stauffer Chemical Co.Ltd. California, US)